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Joining Words and Clauses using 'and' 2

In this worksheet, students practise using the connective 'and' to join words and simple short sentences (main clauses) together.

'Joining Words and Clauses using 'and' 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Writing: Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation

Curriculum subtopic:  Join Words and Clauses Using 'and'

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

We can join two words together by using 'and'.

 
bananas         oranges

 

bananas and oranges

 

 
bucket         spade

 

bucket and spade

 

We can also join sentences together using 'and'. This makes one long sentence.

 
I like bananas.         I like oranges.

 

I like bananas and I like oranges.

 

 

 
The bucket is red.         The spade is big.

 

The bucket is red and the spade is big.

 

You are going to practise using 'and' to join words and sentences. 

Type these words again.

Join them together using 'and'.

 

sweets cakes

Type these words again.

Join them together using 'and'.

 

ball beach

Type these words again.

Join them together using 'and'.

 

carrots peas

Now look at these clauses.

Join them together to make a long sentence. 

 

The dog is sitting. The cat is sitting.

Join these clauses together to make a long sentence.

 

 

This cat likes to drink milk.

This cat likes to hide.

Join these clauses together to make a long sentence.

 

We are happy on our bikes.

He is sad.

Join these clauses together to make a long sentence.

I have a pink ruler. My friend has a pencil case.

Now look at these three clauses.

Join them together to make a very long sentence!

I have a yellow scarf. I have a purple hat. I have two woolly gloves.

Now look at these three clauses.

Join them together to make a really long sentence!

I like to fly my kite. She loves to skate. They enjoy playing with a ball.

Now look at these three clauses.

Join them together to make a super long sentence!

 

 

 

 

Giraffes are tall. Mice are small. Elephants are wide.
  • Question 1

Type these words again.

Join them together using 'and'.

 

sweets cakes
CORRECT ANSWER
sweets and cakes
cakes and sweets
  • Question 2

Type these words again.

Join them together using 'and'.

 

ball beach
CORRECT ANSWER
ball and beach
beach and ball
  • Question 3

Type these words again.

Join them together using 'and'.

 

carrots peas
CORRECT ANSWER
carrots and peas
peas and carrots
  • Question 4

Now look at these clauses.

Join them together to make a long sentence. 

 

The dog is sitting. The cat is sitting.
CORRECT ANSWER
The dog is sitting and the cat is sitting.
The cat is sitting and the dog is sitting.
EDDIE SAYS
Remember you only need one capital letter to start your sentence and one full stop to finish.
  • Question 5

Join these clauses together to make a long sentence.

 

 

This cat likes to drink milk.

This cat likes to hide.

CORRECT ANSWER
This cat likes to drink milk and this cat likes to hide.
This cat likes to hide and this cat likes to drink milk.
EDDIE SAYS
Remember you only need one capital letter to start your sentence and one full stop to finish.
  • Question 6

Join these clauses together to make a long sentence.

 

We are happy on our bikes.

He is sad.

CORRECT ANSWER
We are happy on our bikes and he is sad.
He is sad and we are happy on our bikes.
EDDIE SAYS
Remember you only need one capital letter to start your sentence and one full stop to finish.
  • Question 7

Join these clauses together to make a long sentence.

I have a pink ruler. My friend has a pencil case.
CORRECT ANSWER
I have a pink ruler and my friend has a pencil case.
My friend has a pencil case and I have a pink ruler.
EDDIE SAYS
Remember you only need one capital letter to start your sentence and one full stop to finish.
  • Question 8

Now look at these three clauses.

Join them together to make a very long sentence!

I have a yellow scarf. I have a purple hat. I have two woolly gloves.
CORRECT ANSWER
I have a yellow scarf and I have a purple hat and I have two woolly gloves.
I have a yellow scarf and I have two woolly gloves and I have a purple hat.
I have a purple hat and I have a yellow scarf and I have two woolly gloves.
I have a purple hat and I have two woolly gloves and I have a yellow scarf.
I have two woolly gloves and I have a purple hat and I have a yellow scarf.
I have two woolly gloves and I have a yellow scarf and I have a purple hat.
  • Question 9

Now look at these three clauses.

Join them together to make a really long sentence!

I like to fly my kite. She loves to skate. They enjoy playing with a ball.
CORRECT ANSWER
I like to fly my kite and she loves to skate and they enjoy playing with a ball.
I like to fly my kite and they enjoy playing with a ball and she loves to skate.
She loves to skate and they enjoy playing with a ball and I like to fly my kite.
She loves to skate and I like to play my kite and they enjoy playing with a ball.
They enjoy playing with a ball and she loves to skate and I like to fly my kite.
They enjoy playing with a ball and I like to fly my kite and she loves to skate.
EDDIE SAYS
Remember you only need one capital letter to start your sentence and one full stop to finish.
  • Question 10

Now look at these three clauses.

Join them together to make a super long sentence!

 

 

 

 

Giraffes are tall. Mice are small. Elephants are wide.
CORRECT ANSWER
Giraffes are tall and mice are small and elephants are wide.
Giraffes are tall and elephants are wide and mice are small.
Mice are small and elephants are wide and giraffes are tall.
Mice are small and giraffes are tall and elephants are wide.
Elephants are wide and giraffes are tall and mice are small.
Elephants are wide and mice are small and giraffes are tall.
EDDIE SAYS
Remember you only need one capital letter to start your sentence and one full stop to finish.
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