Coordinating Conjunctions

In the above examples, you probably used the word “and” to glue your subjects and objects together. What part of speech is the word “and”?

Specifically, what kind of conjunction is the word “and”?

What does the prefix “co-” mean?

Can you give some examples of words with the prefix “co-”?

 What is a coordinating conjunction?

There are only five coordinating conjunctions. List all of them.

Can we start a sentence with a coordinating conjunction?

If we compound the subject or object of a clause, have we changed the underlying pattern?