Compound Sentences in English, Examples of Compound Sentences

English Examples of Compound Sentences

Compound Sentences in English, Examples of Compound Sentences


  • I have often wanted to swim, but I can’t get my
    wife to go swimming.
  • She came first. Therefore she got a good seat.
  • The girls were painting animal pictures, and Katrina spilled the paint.
  • A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
  • I kicked the ball, and it hit Mark.
  • I used to be snow white, but I drifted.
  • We went to the mall; however, we only went window-shopping.
  • She is famous, yet she is very humble.
  • I saw Samuel yesterday but he didn’t see me.
  • Mary doesn’t like cartoons because they are loud, so she doesn’t watch them.
  • They wanted to go to Paris, but I wanted to see London.
  • She is very smart, and she knows it
  • I think you’d enjoy the party. I don’t mind if you stay home.
  • I am very hungry, but the fridge is empty.
  • Your children are older, so they probably wouldn’t be scared.
  • Samuel drank coffee, but Alex drank tea.

 


  • They spoke to him in French, but he responded in English.
  • I spent all my savings, so I can’t go to France this winter.
  • He didn’t want to go to the dentist, yet he went anyway.
  • I want to lose weight, yet I eat chocolate daily.
  • Michael did not like to read. She was not very good at it.
  • Mike drove to the park, and I walked to the beach.
  • Dr. Mark said I could come to his office on Friday or Saturday of next week.
  • My favorite sport is skiing. I am vacationing in Hawaii this winter.
  • I don’t want to drink. I don’t want to eat.
  • It was getting dark, and we weren’t there yet.
  • The boys sang and the girls danced.
  • They were starving and exhausted, so they went home.
  • Mary was out of milk, so she went to the store.
  • My sister likes to swim; she is on the swimming team.

Add Comment