Learn English 100% free...Get 1 free lesson per week // Add a new lesson
Log in!

Click here to log in
New account
Millions of accounts created on our sites.
JOIN our free club and learn English now!

  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug

  • Get a free English lesson every week!
    Click here!

    - Our other sites

    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #84775: Coordinating Conjunctions
    > Other English exercises on the same topic: Conjunctions [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - As... Like... As if/ as though... - Though/ in spite of ...Concession - Conjunctions - Whereas, Unless, Contrary to : contrasts - Whereas or While - For /During /While - Cause? Aim? Not mixing the two concepts ... - After, Afterwards and Then
    > Double-click on words you don't understand

    Coordinating Conjunctions

    Coordinating conjunctions join independent clauses.

    FANBOYS is a memory tool for the coordinating conjunctions in English.

    For    reason      I went to bed early yesterday, for I was tired;

    And   addition    My sister and I went shopping last week;

    Nor   and not     I will neither drink nor dance;

    But   contrast    This room is old but comfortable;

    Or    options      Do you play the piano or the violin?

    Yet   outcome    He likes to play tennis, yet his favourite sport is football;

    So    result        I was very tired, so I went to bed early yesterday.

    Twitter Share
    English exercise "Coordinating Conjunctions" created by greg100 with The test builder. [More lessons & exercises from greg100]
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test

    Please log in to save your progress.

    1. This old woman spoke neither Polish Russian.

    2. She tried to learn Chinese it was too difficult.

    3. Last night I was very tired I went to sleep.

    4. We have tickets for the cinema the opera.

    5. Would you like orange juice cola?

    6. This is Mary. She is very rich she isn't happy.

    7. She is good at maths, her favourite subject is history.

    8. He easily passed the exams, he studied quite thoroughly.

    9. I'm Polish my mother is Russian.

    10. Chris needed some money he borrowed some from his parents.

    End of the free exercise to learn English: Coordinating Conjunctions
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topic : Conjunctions | All our lessons and exercises