Lesson 6

Connect the following sentences using but.  Notice what ideas are being compared.

  1. I have a brother.  I don’t have a sister.

  1. Bill makes breakfast.  Sara makes lunch.

  1. Bill makes breakfast.  He doesn’t make dinner.

  1. They like black tea.  They don’t like green tea.

  1. Jim is tired. Jim is happy.

  1. The room is small.  The room is comfortable.

  1. The snow is cold. The snow is fluffy.

 

  1. He is short.  He is very strong.

  1. They need potatoes for the recipe. They don’t need onions for the recipe.