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Definition: A conjunction is the part of speech (or word class) that serves to connect words, phrases, clauses, or sentences.
The common conjunctions--and, but, for, or, nor, yet, and so--join the elements of a coordinate structure.
Fill in the blanks with appropriate conjunctions:
You can lead a horse to the water, _________ you can’t make it drink.
His work was appreciated, ______________he went.
Dheeraj went to the library __________ borrowed a few books.
The resort wasn’t really fantastic; ________we had a great time there.
Ravi stood first in class,_________________ his jaundice.
It began to rain, _________ we could not go out..
She has so many problems, _____________she is very cheerful.
Neena needs to take some rest, _______she is recovering from fever.
Rajini enjoys cooking, _____________she invited all her classmates.
Rama asked for the recipe, ______________ she loved the cake.
I cannot help you _____________ you confide in me.
He is regular to school ______________ he has no friends.
Study these sentences and fill in the blanks with conjunctions:
I cannot accept your mistake, ____________ you are my friend.
I ordered a plate of idlis _________I didn’t have enough money for a full meal.
___________ you don’t have a party dress, I’ll get you one.
I woke up late __________ it was a holiday yesterday.
_____________ she got a degree, she became a teacher.
They have known her __________ she was a child.
I left a message ___________you were late.
She might need some help _____________ she is new to the school.
I did it ________you told me.
It was cold ______________Simranjit put on a sweater.
Fill in the blanks with appropriate conjunctions:
My friend said that the book was great, ________ I read it too.
The shirt is __________ pink ________ red, but purple.
I will stay with you __________ your father comes to pick you up.
___________ you study _________ go to sleep.
It happened __________ I was out.
She did not fare well in her exams _________ she did not study hard.
We baked a cake __________ we did not eat it.
We were exhausted _______________ we went to bed.
It happened ___________ the floods.
I won’t see you tomorrow ___________ I will call you up.
I enjoy dancing __________ but I prefer to sing.
He is ______________ smart _________ intelligent.
___________ we go to the hill or the sea for a vacation.
I learned French ________________ I was working in a wine bar in Paris.
I fell asleep __________________ I was watching the film.
Paula got the job ___________________she had no experience.
__________________it was raining, I didn't get wet.
____________Mei Li doesn't speak English, she can't go to university in Canada.
_________________ working there, I met some really nice people.
I like to have a cup of coffee ______________ I wake up.
Stop at a petrol station _____________ we run out of petrol
Wait here __________ I return.
Complete each sentence using appropriate conjunctions from the brackets:
My car has a radio _________ a CD player. (but, or, and)
I visit the Grand Canyon _________ I go to Arizona. (once, whenever, wherever)
This is the place _________ we stayed last time we visited. (where, when, how)
______________ you win , you will receive a prize. (wherever, if, unless)
You won’t pass the test _________ you study. (when, if, unless)
I could not get a seat, _________ I came early. (as, though, when)
We are leaving on Wednesday _________ or not it rains. (if, whether, though)
Pay attention to your work _________ you do not make mistakes. (so that, unless, or)
The musicians delivered a rousing performance _________ they had rehearsed often. (though, as, once)
She’s honest _________ everyone trusts her. (if, so, when)
Write this down _________ you will forget. (or, when, lest)
Complete each sentence using the correct option of conjunction given in the bracket:
I plan to take my vacation _________ in June _________ in July. (whether / or, either / or, as / if)
_________ I’m feeling happy _________ sad, I try to keep a positive attitude. (either / or, whether / or, when / I’m)
_________ had I taken my shoes off _________ I found out we had to leave again. (no sooner / than, rather / than, whether / or)
_________ only is dark chocolate delicious, _________ it can be healthy. (whether / or, not / but, just as / so)
_________ I have salad for dinner, _____________________I can have ice cream for dessert. (if /then, when / than, whether / or)
_________ flowers _________ trees grow _________ during warm weather. (not only / or, both / and, not / but)
I’m afraid of heights, _________ I appreciate the view from the top of this building. (and, yet, nor)
_________ do we enjoy summer vacation, _________ we _________ enjoy winter break. (whether / or, not only / but also, either / or)
Calculus is _________ easy _________ difficult _________ (not / but, both / and, either / or)
It’s _________ going to rain _________ snow tonight. (as / if, either / or, as / as)