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Conversion of Complex Sentences to Simple Sentences

A complex sentence can be changed into a sentence by replacing a subordinate clause by a phrase.

He admitted that he had opened the letter. (Complex)
He admitted opening the letter. (Simple)

She proved that she was innocent.
She proved her innocence.

I believe he has done it.
I believe him to have done it.

When the girl saw the snake she cried.
Seeing the snake, the girl cried.

It is likely that she will arrive late.
She is likely to arrive late.

I’m sure he didn’t steal it.
Surely he didn’t steal it.

Rahim was the first who got there.
Rahim was the first to get there.

He did it when I was absent.
He did it in my absence.

He did it when I was absent.
He did it in my absence.

I saw a bird, which was wounded.
I saw a wounded bird.

Tom came in quietly so that his father would not wake.
Tom came in quietly to avoid waking his father.

He stole the money because he was out of work.
Being out of work, he stole the money.

The novel is so short that it can be read in two hours.
The novel is short enough to be read in two hours.







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