The majority of conjunctions are "subordinating conjunctions". Common subordinating conjunctions are:
- after, although, as, because, before, how, if, once, since, than, that, though, till, until, when, where, whether, while
A subordinating conjunction joins a subordinate (dependent) clause to a main (independent) clause:
- Although - Although he is rich,he is unhappy..
- As - As it was going to rain, I carried an umbrella.
- As long as - As long as the king is good, his subject will give the respect.
- Because - Because of the cyclone many people lost their lige.
- Before - “Just call me angel of the morning, angel. Just touch my cheek before you leave me, baby” .
- Even if - “Even if the sky is falling down, you’ll be my only”.
- If - “If you leave me now, you’ll take away the biggest part of me."
- once - “Once you pop, you can’t stop”