Presentation on theme: "Words to Add, Compare, Contrast, Exemplify, Summarize, and Sequence."— Presentation transcript:
1Words to Add, Compare, Contrast, Exemplify, Summarize, and Sequence. Transition WordsWords to Add, Compare, Contrast,Exemplify, Summarize, and Sequence.
2The Functions of Transition Words Transitions function to connect words, phrases, and clauses.Apples and oranges are types of fruit.Not only fast cars but also slow trucks make up highway traffic.Henri stopped writing so that he could listen to his friend.
3Transitions Add, Compare, and Contrast AdditionWe also visited Miami Beach.2. ComparisonWe like them have to study.3. ContrastInstead of riding, they walked.
4Transitions for Example, Summary, and Sequence To illustrate, I will tell a story.5. Summary:In sum, you must try hard.6. Time Sequence:At last, she said yes.
5Transitions of Addition Common WordsAndAlsoBesidesTooFirstNextLastPower TermsMoreoverFurthermoreIn Addition
6Transitions of Comparison Simple OnesAlsoTooComplex OnesIn the same wayLikewiseSimilarly
7Transitions of Contrast Simple ContrastButYetStillEven soInsteadOtherwiseRegardlessComplex ContrastAlthoughAt the same timeDespite thatIn contrastIn spite ofNeverthelessNotwithstandingOn the other hand
8Transitions of Example Simple ExampleFor exampleFor instanceIndeedIn factOf courseComplex ExampleAs an illustrationIn other wordsIn shortThat isTo illustrate
9Transitions of Summary Simple OnesAltogetherFinallyComplex OnesIn briefIn conclusionIn other wordsIn particularIn shortIn summaryOn the wholeThat is
10Sequence Transitions Simple Ones Afterward again before finally last latelymeanwhileNextsoonthenComplex Onesas long asat lastat lengthat that timein additionin the pastSo farUntil now
11Watch out for Transition Words Just like traffic signals on busy roads, transitions words tell good readers to watch out for a change of direction in the passage.“Good readers follow the signals. Hence, you will too!”
12Practicing Transitions In addition,Likewise,Even so,For instance,In general,Finally,