Writing Clinic: Simple Compound Sentences

PhilipR 2011-04-15 12:40:27
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Being able to write simple sentences is the basis of every good piece of writing. There are tons of essay writing materials available online. From brainstorming to writing paragraphs and full essays. What good does it do, however, if students can´t put a simple sentence together? This worksheet is aimed at students who need sentence writing practice. It explains, give examples and then engages students to write their own simple compound sentences based on either a picture or from scratch. It introduces the coordinating ´FANBOYS´ conjunctions (for, and, nor, but, and, yet, so). Enjoy.

The above downloadable worksheet is best suited for high school students, elementary school students and adults at Elementary (A1) and Pre-intermediate (A2) level. It can be used for improving your students' Writing skills. There is an answer key provided with the exercises.
Copyright License: This file is licensed by PhilipR under the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License

Upload date: 2011-04-15 12:40:27

Author: PhilipR

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