Though Michelle prefers watching romantic movies, she watched a horror film last night, and she liked it very much.
複句 "Though Michelle prefers watching romantic movies, she watched a horror film last night" (包涵一個獨立子句和一個從屬子句) 與另一個獨立子句"she liked it very much" 經由對等連接詞 and 連結，形成複合句。
You can sign your kids up for piano lessons, but if they are forced to do it, they won't practice much.
獨立子句"You can sign your kids up for piano lessons"與複句"if they are forced to do it, they won't practice much" 經由對等連接詞 but 連結，形成複合句。
We were planning a party, but we kept it secret until we sent out our invitation cards.
獨立子句"We were planning a party"與複句"we kept it secret until we sent out our invitation cards"經由對等連接詞 but 連結，形成複合句。
When I went to the store, the cashier greeted me, and I smiled back.
從屬子句 "When I went to the store" 和獨立子句 "the cashier greeted me"，形成的複句與另一個獨立子句"I smiled back" 形成的複合句。
The boy was sad because his mother was sick, but no one knew that.
複句 "The boy was sad because his mother was sick",與另一個獨立子句 "no one knew that" 形成的複合句。
While waiting for the bus, Cindy played games on her phone, and Lisa read a book.
兩個獨立子句 "Cindy played games on her phone" 與 "Lisa read a book" 和一個從屬子句 "While waiting for the bus" 形成複合句。
I’m not on any social media, my children and people their age feel like they know each other they meet they’re connected online.