Kalimat sederhana -> Kalimat Kompleks
Contoh: My girl friend came. I was studying English.
Kalimat Kompleks: I was studying English when my girl friend came.
Inilah beberapa panduan sederhana yang harus diingat dalam mengkombinasikan kalimat sederhana menjadi kalimat kompleks
- Jangan mengulang kata.
- Ubahlah kata bila perlu.
- Tambahkan kata untuk menghubungkan ide.
- Because I didn’t go to school last week, I didn’t know (that) there would be anexam today.
- I was studying English when my girl friend came.
- I seldom get good grades although I always study hard.
- Besides we have to study grammar, we also must know how to speak fluently.
- I have received the letter that you sent me last week.
- My uncle bought this book, which is a hundred pages long, in Jakarta.
- The person whom you met yesterday is my girl friend.
- Because she is a nice person, she has many friends who are willing to help her.
- My dad bought this book, which is a hundred pages long, when he was in Jakarta.
- Even though he is a good looking person, I will never be attracted to him because the girl whom he just dumped is my sister.
- When he handed in his homework, he forgot to give the teacher the last page.
- The teacher returned the homework after she noticed the error.
- The students are studying because they have a test tomorrow.
- After they finished studying, Rio and Ipin went to the campus mosque.
- Ali and Feri went to the campus mosque after they finished studying.
- I can speak English because I always practice it with my friends.
- When I went to Jakarta, I visited many places.
- Dina can read English novel although she is still young.
- After Rio had breakfast, he went to school.
- I know the man who's standing near the door is your uncle.