A compound word is made up of two words that come together to make one new word. Compound words are used to simplify, shorten and clarify writing. They offer a more precise option for writers to shorten sentences and words. Compound words are an important part of the English language because they provide a more sophisticated option for writers to express themselves. There are many compound words in the English language. Combining two words into one word clarifies a student's writing. Our compound words worksheets can be used for a variety of grade levels.
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