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Which of the following is a simple sentence?

A. Karen and David arrived at the airport at 3:35 p.m. and took a taxi to their hotel.

B. I went to the airport, but I was too late to meet them.

C. When I realized I was too late, I called David's cell phone and made arrangements to meet them in town.

D. I got to the airport late because the traffic was so terrible.

  • English -

    D is the simple sentence.
    A look at the and
    B see the comma...
    C see the comma

  • English -

    A is the simple sentence with a compound subject and compound verb.

    subject Karen and David
    predicate arrived and took

    B. is a compound sentence, two sentences joined by "but"

    C. and D are complex sentences.
    When I realized..... is an adverb clause
    because the traffic..... is also an adverb clause.

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