What Is a Coordinating Conjunction?
Because of you, I never stray too far from the sidewalk” (Kelly Clarkson).
If you leave me now, you’ll take away the biggest part of me” (Peter Cetera/Chicago).
When I see you smile, I can face the world” (Bad English).
[You] don’t know what you’ve got ‘til it’s gone” (Cinderella).
I guess I’ll never be the same since I fell for you” (B.B. King).
As I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I take a look at my life and realize there’s nothing left” (Coolio).
What Are Correlative Conjunctions?
I either want the cheesecake or the frozen hot chocolate.
I’ll have both the cheesecake and the frozen hot chocolate.
I didn’t know whether you’d want the cheesecake or the frozen hot chocolate, so I got you both.
Oh, you want neither the cheesecake nor the frozen hot chocolate? No problem.
I’ll eat them both - not only the cheesecake but also the frozen hot chocolate.
I see you’re in the mood not for dessert but appetizers. I’ll help you with those too.
Now that you know what a conjunction is, how many different kinds there are and how they’re used, you can make all manner of compound and complex sentences, but whether
You’re using them for work or play, just make sure you use them for good quality and not for eveil.