10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence

Conjunctions are words used to join sentences, phrases or clauses.

Conjunctions that join words or phrases

  • I need a pen and a pencil.
  • I need a pen or a pencil.
  • I need not a pen but a pencil.
  • I need a pen as well as a pencil of good quality.
Examples of Conjunctions

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #1

Cumulative Conjunctions

  1. Rini and Sita went to school.
  2. The king died and his son ascended the throne.
  3. He played well and got the prize.
  4. He got the medicine and left the place.
  5. They both love and respect this great man.
  6. Both he and his brother will go.
  7. He is beautiful and you also.
  8. She is an idler and a gambler too.
  9. The boy, as well as the girl, is guilty.
  10. Dipali as well as her brother is honest.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #2

Alternative Conjunctions

  1. Make haste, or you will be late.
  2. “Do or die”.
  3. Read or you will fail.
  4. I shall go there or they will come here.
  5. Either she or her parents did this work.
  6. Either my father or I must go.
  7. He could neither stand up nor lie down.
  8. Nina is neither foolish nor ignorant.
  9. Neither he nor his father was guilty.
  10. I will not give him this pen, nor even his sister.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #3

Adversative Conjunctions

  1. Tony is poor but honest.
  2. He is sad but hopeful.
  3. Pinaki tried hard, but he failed.
  4. She is learned but very rude.
  5. I can change but I can not die.
  6. I would help you, only I am too busy.
  7. The rich are making merry, whereas the poor are dying of starvation.
  8. He is rich whereas his brother is poor.
  9. Tulika is very rich, but still (yet) he is not contented.
  10. The matter was painful, still, he did not complain.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #4

Illative Conjunctions

  1. Tapas Sen is a brave man, so he does not feel afraid.
  2. Rahim was ill, so he could not come to school.
  3. He tried hard so he could win the game.
  4. I am not going out, for Rima will come now.
  5. Piyush was found guilty, therefore he was hanged.
  6. This man is dishonest, therefore Piyali will not deal with him.
  7. The air is cool now, for it is raining.
  8. I see, then, we should start at once.
  9. The PM was in an angry mood hence ministers dared to talk with him.
  10. The selection team rejected him hence he committed suicide.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #5

  1. We know that he is honest.
  2. He said that he would go.
  3. Tom told us that the train had left the station.
  4. Tori made a promise that she would return soon.
  5. I don’t know why she has come.
  6. I don’t know how she has done this work alone.
  7. Rokul deserves the reward because she has worked hard.
  8. He cannot go out because he is ill.
  9. As she was ill, she could not come to school.
  10. As I am ill, I cannot go.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #6

  1. We work so that we may earn a living.
  2. Men work that (so that) they may earn a living.
  3. Shut the door so that the child may not go out.
  4. I study hard so that I may pass the examination.
  5. Amal took medicine in order that he might get well.
  6. Tom talked so much that his voice became hoarse.
  7. It rained so heavily that paddy could not grow.
  8. You lie so often that nobody believes you.
  9. If you come, we shall go there.
  10. He will die if he takes poison.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #7

  1. Though (Although) she was ill, she did his duties.
  2. Though he is poor, he is honest.
  3. Bishal finished first though he began late.
  4. Although it was cold, the man did not light a fire.
  5. Although it was hard, he did it.
  6. Rich as he is, he is not happy.
  7. The boy will never succeed, however hard he works.
  8. This ripe mango is as sweet as honey.
  9. This mango is not so sweet as honey.
  10. She is as clever as I (am).

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #8

  1. Men will reap, as they sow.
  2. It happened precisely as I told you.
  3. This is not right, so far as I can find out.
  4. This is not true, so far as I can see.
  5. She likes you as much as I (like you).
  6. He loves action no less than fiction.
  7. He is taller than my sister.
  8. The earth is larger than the moon.
  9. I shall leave the room as soon as my father returns home.
  10. She had worked hard before she succeeded.

10 Examples of Conjunction in a Sentence #9

  1. The patient had died before the doctor came.
  2. He came after I had left the place.
  3. He returned home after he had done office work.
  4. Alisha came when I was getting ready to go out.
  5. He came when I was there.
  6. Rita came here while it was raining.
  7. Make haste while the sun shines.
  8. No one can harm us as long as (so long as) we are united.
  9. Stay as long as you like.
  10. Mini started as soon as I reached there.

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