Transition Words

By: Stephanie

Transitions

Transitions help you move from part to part and help you start a sentence.

Transition words

Addition


  • indeed
  • also
  • and
  • or
  • too
  • nor
  • further
  • moreover
  • furthermore
  • in fact

Example: Furthermore, my mom made 100 cakes in 1 week.

Introduction


  • such as
  • for example
  • as
  • like
  • for one thing
  • especially
  • by way of example
  • including
Example: For one thing, candy is amazing.


Reference


  • the fact that
  • speaking about this
  • as for
  • as for this
  • on the subject of this
  • on the subject
Example: Speaking of this, one time I fell in the pool with my Halloween costume on.



Conflict


  • but
  • however
  • while
  • on the other hand
  • still
  • in contrast
Example: However, she was still in the well.



Dismissal


  • either way
  • whichever happens
  • all the same
  • in any event
  • at any rate
Example: Either way, he liked pie.

Purpose


  • with this in mind
  • so as to
  • so
  • in the hope that
  • in order that

Example: With this in mind, he quickly climbed the tree.

Done

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