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Compound Main Clauses (Ex # 3): from
Stories of Robin Hood Told to the Children
by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

1. So I have lost my love, and my heart is broken.

2. The seven years are over, and yesterday should have been our 

wedding day.

3. The old man led the way with Robin, and the others followed two 

by two.

4. From a window in his house the Sheriff kept looking and looking 

for Robin and his men, but no Lincoln green could he see.

5. Robin loved to roam in the forest, and he would often leave his 

men and wander off by himself.

Writing Exercise
Write a sentence with compound main clauses.