11 Compound SentenceA compound sentence has more than one part that can stand alone (independent clauses).Independent clauses are connected by coordinating conjunctions, conjunctive adverbs or a semi-colon.
12 Compound Sentence We went to San Juan, and most of us danced all night.
13 Compound Sentence We went to San Juan, SubjectVerbPrepositional phraseWe went to San Juan,PredicateCoordinatingConjunctionand most of us danced all night .SubjectModifying phraseVerb
14 Compound Sentence Use of Coordinating Conjunctions SUBJECTPREDICATEandSUBJECTPREDICATE
20 Complex SentenceA complex sentence has at least two parts: one that can stand alone and another one that cannotThe part that cannot stand alone is linked to the rest of the sentence by a subordinating conjunction
21 Complex Sentence Since my boyfriend and I wanted to have fun, we went to San Juan yesterday.
22 Complex Sentence Since we wanted to have fun, SubordinatingConjunctionPart that cannot stand aloneSubjectPredicatewe went to San Juan yesterday.
29 Compound-Complex Sentence This type of sentence has more than one part that can stand alone, and at least one that cannot.Conjunctions link the different parts of this sentence.
30 Compound-Complex Sentence Since we wanted to have fun,my boyfriend and I went to San Juan yesterday,and we danced all night.
31 Compound-Complex Sentence SubordinatingConjunctionSince we wanted to have fun,Part that cannot stand alonemy boyfriend and I went to San Juan,SubjectPredicateCoordinatingConjunctionand we danced all night.
32 Compound-Complex Sentence Mikeis popularbecauseheis good looking,butheis not very happy.