How to identify sentences according to structure

Here are 14 types of  sentences according to the structure so that you can identify each of them as simple, compound, complex

Simple Compound Complex
Type-01 By reading books, we can enrich our minds. We read books and we can enrich our minds. If we read books, we can enrich our minds.
Type-02 In spite of her working very hard, there was happiness in the heart. She worked very hard but there was happiness in the heart. Though she worked very hard, there was happiness in the heart.
Type-03 It is too poor to imagine. It is very poor and we cannot imagine. It is so poor that we cannot imagine.
Type-04 We should read books to gain knowledge. We should read books and we can get knowledge. We should read books so that we can get knowledge.
Type-05 a. Selling mangoes, people earn a lot of money. People sell mangoes and earn a lot of money. When people sell mangoes, they earn a lot of money.
b.The book written by Humaon Ahmad is very interesting. The book is very interesting and Humaon Ahmad wrote it. The book which is written by Humaon Ahmad is very interesting.
c.Having forgetting him, I went outside. I forget him and I went outside. When I had forgotten him, I went outside.
d.Some people working in the field are farmers. Some people are working in the field and they are farmers. Some people who are working the field are farmers.
e. People living in the villages are farmers. People live in villages and they are farmers. People who live in the villages are farmers.
f. Dr. Kamal is an advocate, the president of Gono Forum. Dr. Kamal is an advocate and he is the president of Gono Forum. Dr. Kamal who is an advocate is the president of Gono Forum.
g.Closing  the door , I went back to work I closed the door and went back to work When I closed the door , I went back to work
h.Being poor , Samiha could not buy a car Samiha was poor  and she could not buy a car Since Samiha was poor , she  could not buy a car
Type-06 a.    I saw a bird flying I saw a bird and it was flying I saw a bird which was flying
b.    I saw a lame man. I saw a man and  he was lame I saw a man who was lame.
c.    Health is wealth. It is health and it  is wealth It is health which is wealth.
d.    Unity is strength. It is unity which is strength.
f.     I saw a flying bird. I saw a bird and it was flying. I saw a bird which was flying.
g.    He is a good student. It is he who is a good student.
h.    Man is the maker of his own fortune. It is man who is the maker of his own fortune.
i.     His answer was not correct. He wrote the answer and it was not correct. The answer that he wrote was not correct.
j.     He admitted his guilt. He admitted it and he was guilty. He admitted that he was guilty.
k.    Industrious boy will succeed in life. A boy who is industrious will succeed in life.
Type-07 a.     At daylight, I can do many things. It was daylight and I can do many things. When it was daylight, I can do many things.
b.     At the age of five, I was in class one. I was four and I was in class one. When I was four, I was in class one.
c.     Mangoes are ripen in summer. It was summer and mangoes are ripen. Mangoes are ripen when it was summer.
d.     In 1998, I came to Dhaka. It was 1998 and I came to Dhaka. When it was 1998, I came to Dhaka.
e.     At the time of his digging, he cut his leg. He dug and he cut his leg. When it was the time of his digging, he cut his leg.
f.      He sits to read at the  time to read. It is time to read and he sits to read. When it was time of reading, he sits to read.

 

Type-08 Because of his illness, he was absent in the school. He was ill and he was absent in the school. Since/as/when he was ill, he had not gone to school.
Type-09 She is both a good player and a good student. She is not only a good player but also a good student. It is he who is a good player as well as a good student.
Type-10 What will you do in case of your failure/failing? You will fail and what will you do? What will you do in case/if you fail?
Type-11 Going home, I saw him playing. I went home and I saw him playing. When I was going home/when I went home, I saw him playing.
Type-12 I know the way of his doing the work. I did the work and I know that way. I know how he did the work.
Type-13 We are sure of his success He will succeed and we are sure of it. We are sure of that he will succeed.
Type-14 On hearing the news, I rushed to the spot. I heard the news and at once rushed to the spot. As soon as / Whenever I heard the news, I rushed to the spot.
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Md Sayed Ali

Md Sayed Ali

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