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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Conjunctions

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of conjunctions.

Identify the conjunction in the following sentences.

Example

Samuel plays baseball every day after he does his homework.

plays
every day
after

The correct answer is "after".



1.

Mark has a new job, but he wants to find a better one.

  one
  but
  new
     
2.

Alice swam very fast, so she won the swimming race.

  she
  won
  so
     
3.

I love Italian food, and my mother does too.

  and
  too
  I
     
4.

I believe in UFOs, but I have never seen one.

  UFOs
  but
  in
     
5.

Sam woke up, and he got dressed.

  dressed
  and
  up
     
Which kind of conjunction is being used in the following sentences?
     
6.

Mary wants to be a doctor, so she studies hard.

  conjunction showing result
  conjunction showing reason
  conjunction showing opposite information
     
7.

After Jack cooks dinner, Sue washes the dishes.

  conjunction showing time order
  conjunction showing opposite information
  conjunction showing reason
     
8.

You have a car, so you can drive us to the airport.

  conjunction showing more information
  conjunction showing reason
  conjunction showing result
     
9.

Vancouver has a lot of beautiful scenery, but there is a lot of pollution.

  conjunction showing result
  conjunction showing more information
  conjunction showing opposite information
     
10.

Jack wants to move to France because he loves French culture.

  conjunction showing more information
  conjunction showing opposite information
  conjunction showing reason