Notes On Transformation From Simple to Compound Sentence - CBSE Class 9 English Grammar

                     simple sentence into compound sentence

To transform a simple sentence into a compound sentence:

  • Expand a word or phrase to create two independent clause.

  • Rewrite the sentence joining the two independent clauses using suitable conjunctions.


Simple Sentence
Independent Clauses
Compound Sentence
The angry man shouted loudly
The man was angry.
He shouted loudly.
The man was angry so he shouted loudly.
The sea being smooth, we went for a sail.
The sea was smooth.
We went for a sail.
We went for a sail because the sea was smooth.
Knocking at the gate, he demanded admission. He knocked at the gate.
He demanded admission.
He knocked at the gate and demanded admission.

Summary

                     simple sentence into compound sentence

To transform a simple sentence into a compound sentence:

  • Expand a word or phrase to create two independent clause.

  • Rewrite the sentence joining the two independent clauses using suitable conjunctions.


Simple Sentence
Independent Clauses
Compound Sentence
The angry man shouted loudly
The man was angry.
He shouted loudly.
The man was angry so he shouted loudly.
The sea being smooth, we went for a sail.
The sea was smooth.
We went for a sail.
We went for a sail because the sea was smooth.
Knocking at the gate, he demanded admission. He knocked at the gate.
He demanded admission.
He knocked at the gate and demanded admission.

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