See what questions your friends are asking today.

What is the difference between coordinate and subordinate conjunctions?

Answer:
Coordinating conjunctions connect words, phrases, and clauses....There are only 7 of them.

An easy way of detecting one...use the word "FANBOYS." Each letter is the first letter of a coordinating conjunction...For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, So.

Subordinating Conjunctions are more numerous and sometimes a combination of words. They connect a main clause with a subordinate clause.

There's a 3rd type of conjunction......Correlative,

Contributors

«
Jam499
Trust: 848
  • Parts of Speech Supervisor
»

Top Contributors This Week

  • Trust Points: 2708
  • Member Since: 3/09
  • Trust Points: 4855
  • Member Since: 1/12
  • Trust Points: 2582
  • Member Since: 12/10
  • Trust Points: 10073
  • Member Since: 11/09
  • Trust Points: 3790
  • Member Since: 10/10