TABLE OF ENGLISH CONJUNCTIONS (selected examples)

RelationAcross sentencesWithin a sentence
ADDITION & REPLACEMENT also
in addition
furthermore
moreover
further
besides
likewise
in the same way
similarly
and, and also




nor
or, or else


CONTRAST & COMPARISON however
on the other hand
in contrast
on the contrary
instead
nevertheless
even so
despite this
still
yet
in the same way
likewise
similarly

but
whereas
while


yet
even though
although


(just) as
while
both...and
neither...nor
CAUSE & CONDITION for this reason
therefore
because of this
thus
hence
as a result
consequently

that being so
in that case
otherwise
because
since


so
so that
in order that


if...(then)
if (+ neg verb)
EXEMPLIFICATION & RESTATEMENT for instance
to illustrate this
for example

in other words
that is
to put it another way
to sum up
in brief
to clarify

TIME & PLACE then
afterwards
previously
up till now
first
second(ly)
thirdly
next
finally

at this/that point

when/once
after
before







where
here/there