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IELTS Writing: connective words (part 2)

I was going to post more connective words again, if it wasn’t for an email that gave me another good idea.

 

These connective words are awesome, but they won’t help you if you are seeing them for the first time and don’t know how to use them in a sentence. So now, I am repeating the whole list – with examples, where appropriate.

 

Addition

in addition

In addition, I would like to point out that my neighbor is disturbing me late at night

and similarly

Your life will change forever and similarly, your whole family will feel the change

likewise

Some people have little time for a hobby, and have likewise little will to get one

as well as

Beauty, as well as smarts, is a remarkable quality

besides 

We aren’t friends. Besides, I don’t feel it’s my place to set him straight

furthermore

Computers are getting faster and faster these days; furthermore, their cost is getting lower and lower

also

moreover

 I’ve wanting a change for a long time, moreover, I feel I deserve one

and then too 

not only … but also

Not only this product is good for your hair, but also for the whole body.

 

Sequence

first(ly) initially

Initially, you would start putting a plan together

second(ly)

to begin with

To begin with, you will need to commit a portion of your time to studying

then

next

earlier/later

Later on there comes a stage when your skills are put to a test

after this/that

following this/that

Consequence

as a result

I studied well and as a result, I got a high score

thus 

so

therefore

I was younger and therefore, less experienced

consequently

it follows that

thereby

I upset my friend, thereby causing her pain

eventually

then in that case

admittedly

Admittedly, he is the smartest person I know

Contrast

however

The book is expensive, however it’s worth it

on the other hand

She says she feels fine, on the other hand, her face is pale and she doesn’t look healthy

despite

in spite of

In spite of the difficulties, the task was completed

though 

He still insists, though he knows that won’t do any good

although

but

on the contrary

The music didn’t lift her spirit, on contrary, it made her feel weak and vulnerable again

otherwise 

yet instead of

He felt unwelcome, yet instead of leaving, he stayed

rather

Eggs for breakfast is not a good idea, I would rather have some toast

whereas

He was her true love, whereas for him she was just another girlfriend

nonetheless

While they didn’t trust each other, nonetheless they worked together for many years

even though

compared with 

in contrast

alternatively

 

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