Notes On Compound to Simple Sentences - Conversion - CBSE Class 10 English Grammar
A compound sentence can be converted into a simple sentence by  Combining two independent clauses of the compound sentence into a single clause. Rewrite the sentence omitting the conjunction used in the compound sentence. Examples; 1. Compound: He got up and started  studying.     Simple: Getting up, he started  studying. 2. Compound: He must return the money, or he will be punished.     Simple: He must return the money to escape punishment. 3. Compound: A shark moust keep swimming or it will die.     Simple: A shark must keep swimming to stay alive. 4. Compound: Do a good job and you will be rewarded.     Simple:You will be rewarded for doing a good job.

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A compound sentence can be converted into a simple sentence by  Combining two independent clauses of the compound sentence into a single clause. Rewrite the sentence omitting the conjunction used in the compound sentence. Examples; 1. Compound: He got up and started  studying.     Simple: Getting up, he started  studying. 2. Compound: He must return the money, or he will be punished.     Simple: He must return the money to escape punishment. 3. Compound: A shark moust keep swimming or it will die.     Simple: A shark must keep swimming to stay alive. 4. Compound: Do a good job and you will be rewarded.     Simple:You will be rewarded for doing a good job.
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