A compound sentence is made by joining two independent clauses together with a conjunction. 5 Examples of Compound Sentences;
1. Mary doesn’t like cartoons because they are loud, so she doesn’t watch them.
2. I have often wanted to drown my troubles, but I can’t get my wife to go swimming.
3. Michael did not like to read. She was not very good at it.
4. Dr. Mark said I could come to his office on Friday or Saturday of next week.
5. My favorite sport is skiing. I am vacationing in Hawaii this winter.