Conjunction: Definition & Writing Examples


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Which conjunction is used in pairs?

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1. Which of the following is an example of a coordinating conjunction?

2. Which of the following is an example of a subordinating conjunction?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Conjunctions are an important part of language, and with this worksheet and quiz you can be certain that you are using them correctly. The quiz includes questions on coordinating, subordinating, and correlative conjunctions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be asked to:

  • Name the conjunction used in pairs
  • Identify and give examples of coordinating conjunctions
  • Identify and give examples of subordinating conjunctions

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on conjunctions
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about types of conjunctions
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast three types of conjunctions and their purpose

Additional Learning

To learn more about conjunctions, review the accompanying lesson Conjunction: Definition & Writing Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Differentiate between three types of conjunctions
  • List coordinating conjunctions
  • List subordinating conjunctions
  • List correlative conjunctions
  • Define independent and subordinate clause