Presentation on theme: "The Connectors You now know the basics of writing but you still need to join or separate sentences in a proper way What do we do??? We use THE CONNECTORS."— Presentation transcript:
The Connectors You now know the basics of writing but you still need to join or separate sentences in a proper way What do we do??? We use THE CONNECTORS
There are many kinds of connectors and we will learn some of them to express… Addition Opposition Comparison Contrast Cause/Effect Condition
Addition What is the meaning of addition? It is a process by which we join two sentences to make one big sentence! Example:a) The teacher is talking + b) The students are listening _______________ The teacher is talking AND the students are listening
Addition Here are some Addition connectors: -A-A-A-And -F-F-F-Furthermore -A-A-A-Additionally -M-M-M-Moreover -A-A-A-Also -I-I-I-In addition (to) / as well as / etc.
Opposition Opposition is a process by which we join two contrary/opposite sentences Example:a) The sun is shining + b) It is raining _______________ The sun is shining BUT it is raining
Opposition Here are some Opposition connectors: But Although / Though Nevertheless However Despite / in spite of
Comparison Comparison is a process by which we see the similarities between two items And…too Just as Similarly / In comparison Like / Similar to
Contrast Contrast is a process by which we see the differences between two items But On one hand / On the other hand In contrast Unlike Whereas / While
Cause / Effect Cause = reason Effect = consequence For (cause) // so (effect) Because // since Therefore / as a result Because of / due to …………
Condition You know what a condition is (so tell me!) If / Only If / Even if Unless Otherwise
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