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Synthesis of sentences
Synthesis means the combination of two or more simple sentences into one new sentence – simple, compound or complex.
Ways of combining two or more simple sentences into one simple sentence.
By using a participle
This is possible only when the sentences have a common subject.
By using the absolute construction
This is done when the sentences have different subjects.
Read the sentences given below.
The dog bit the post man. The farmer decided to shoot it.
These two sentences can be combined into one by using the absolute construction.
The dog having bitten the post man, the farmer decided to shoot it.
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