Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions



This Is a Certified Answer

Certified answers contain reliable, trustworthy information vouched for by a hand-picked team of experts. Brainly has millions of high quality answers, all of them carefully moderated by our most trusted community members, but certified answers are the finest of the finest.
A simple sentence has one independent clause.
Example: I don't like Math.

A compound sentence has two independent sentences (or independent clauses). They're joined by a semicolon or the coordinating conjunctions (and, but, for, so, yet, or, etc.)
Example: Next week I have an exam, so I'm revising the papers from last year. Malaysia is my favorite country, that's why I'm visiting it next summer.

A complex sentence consists on an independent clause and one or more dependent clauses. An independent clause can be a simple sentence, but dependent clause doesn't have sense alone.
Example: When she was a child, she loved to read fairy tales.
The book, thought very long, was very interesting and easy to read.


0 0 0
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts