<div class="grid__container">
  <div class="grid__item">A</div>
  <div class="grid__item">B</div>
  <div class="grid__item">C</div>
  <div class="grid__item">D</div>
  <div class="grid__item">E</div>
  <div class="grid__item">F</div>
  <div class="grid__item grid__container--subgrid">
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G1</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G2</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G3</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G4</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G5</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G6</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G7</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G8</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G9</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G10</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G11</div>
    <div class="grid__subitem grid__item">G12</div>
  <div class="grid__item">H</div>
  <div class="grid__item">I</div>
  <div class="grid__item">J</div>
  <div class="grid__item">K</div>
  <div class="grid__item">L</div>
  <div class="grid__item">M</div>
  <div class="grid__item">N</div>
  <div class="grid__item">O</div>

<div class="warning">
  <p>Subgrid support required to get the most out of this pen</p>
@import url("https://fonts.googleapis.com/css2?family=Exo:wght@600&display=swap");

* {
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
  box-sizing: border-box;

body {
  width: 100vw;
  min-height: 100vh;
  font-family: "Exo", Arial, sans-serif;
  background-color: #557;
  padding: 4rem 0;

.warning {
  position: fixed;
  left: 0;
  right: 0;
  bottom: 0;
  z-index: 2;
  display: flex;
  justify-content: center;
  align-items: center;
  padding: 0.5rem;
  background-color: #fed7d7;
  border-top: 1px solid #f56565;
  padding: 10px;
  color: #f56565;

@supports (grid-template-rows: subgrid) {
  .warning {
    display: none;

.grid__container {
  height: calc(100vh - 8rem);
  max-width: 1024px;
  margin: 0 auto;
  outline: 3px solid #111;
  background: #333;
  padding: 1rem;
.grid__item {
  outline: 4px solid #111;
  background: #557;
  position: relative;
.grid__item:not(.grid__container--subgrid) {
  display: flex;
  justify-content: center;
  align-items: center;
  color: #fff;
  font-size: 1.5rem;
  text-shadow: 1px 1px 0 rgb(0 0 0 / 0.8);

.grid__container--subgrid {
  padding: 0.5rem;
  width: 100%;

.grid__subitem {
  outline: 3px solid #999;
  background: #ccc;
  position: relative;
  color: #000 !important;
  text-shadow: 1px 1px 0 rgb(255 255 255 / 0.8) !important;

.grid__container {
  display: grid;
  grid-template-columns: repeat(9, 1fr);
  grid-template-rows: repeat(4, minmax(100px, auto));
  gap: 1rem;

.grid__container--subgrid {
  grid-column: 2 / 7;
  grid-row: 2 / 4;

  display: inherit;
  grid-template-columns: subgrid;
  grid-template-rows: subgrid;
  gap: inherit;

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