the seventh part of speech, connects words or groups of
words. In the sentence, The video producer and the singer selected an inter-
location for the shoot, the conjunction and connects the two nouns
producer and singer. Similarly, in the sentence, You can swim or jog during
the afternoon class, the conjunction or joins the two verbs swim and jog.
A coordinating conjunction is a single connecting word. The seven coor-
conjunctions are for, and, nor, but, or, yet, and so. An easy way to
remember these seven conjunctions is the acronym FANBOYS, in which the
first letter of each conjunction is used.
Amazing Natural Places in the World
The Door to Hell Turkmenistan
In a story that recalls the creation of the Fly Geyser, the Door to Hell in Turkmenistan s Karakum Desert has been burning brightly for over 40 years, ever since geologists tried to burn off natural gases discovered when drilling at the site.