Transformation of a sentence is the change of form of the sentence without changing the meaning.
In this post, you will find important rules, patterns, and examples.
COMPOUND TO COMPLEX SENTENCE CONVERSION
Compound to Complex Sentence Pattern:
By using ‘if-clause’, ‘though-clause’, ‘as-clause’ or ‘because-clause’
|SENTENCE (Compound)||TRANSFORMED (Complex)|
|Obey me or you will be beaten.||If you do not obey me, you will be beaten.|
|One word more and I will turn you out.||If you utter one word more, I will turn you out.|
|They were poor but they were happy.||Though they were poor, they were happy.|
|He gives a command and it is immediately carried out.||As soon as he gives a command, it is carried out.|
|It was a rainy day and so we did not go to school.||As it was a rainy day, we did not go to school.|
[Or] We did not go to school because it was a rainy day.
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