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1

He wants to go

He went to the store

Which on is a preposition?

He went to the store

Because store is a noun. To Go is an infinitive because go is a verb

2

Coordinating conjunctions

FANBOYS

What it stands for?

For
And
Nor
But
Or
Yet
So

Can connect single words to entire sentences

Meaning and logic is important to choose which one to use

3

Correlative conjunctions

What are they?

Either/or
Neither/nor
Both/and
Whether/or
Not only/but also
Not only/ but

Needs to be parallel

4

What is a subordinating conjunction and subordinate clause? How is a subordinating conjunction different from a preposition?

Subordinate conjunction connects a dependent classes to an independent clause.

Ex. Although...., .... although is a subordinate conjunction

If conjunction is followed by a noun, it Is a preposition

Ex: I studied until midnight

If conjunction is followed by a clause, it is subordinate

Ex: I intend to sleep until you wake up