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UNIT 2 — Lesson 3A — Exercise 1 of 2
Compound Sentences

 
 

The following exercises will give you more practice with compound sentences.

Read the following questions and choose the best answer.

Example

Which sentence best completes the compound sentence?
I bought my ticket, and __________.

I packed my suitcase yesterday
I didn't get my passport yesterday
John didn't buy his ticket

The correct answer is "I packed my suitcase yesterday".

1.

Which sentence best completes the compound sentence?
I wanted to go to Toronto, but __________.

  I went
  I had no money
  I had money
     
2.

Which sentence best completes the compound sentence?
Mary visited Calgary, and __________.

  she spent ten days there
  she didn't
  she had two weeks for vacation
     

 
 

 

Choose the conjunction which matches the function.

 

Conjunction

Function
3.
result
4.
additional information
5.
choice
6.
contrast or opposite
7.
reason