Presentation on theme: "with Conjunctive adverbs"— Presentation transcript:
1 with Conjunctive adverbs Compound sentenceswith Conjunctive adverbs
2 What is a conjunctive adverb? A conjunctive adverb is an adverb that is used to connect clauses or parts of a sentence.Examples:after all in addition for examplenext also likewiseincidentally nonetheless thenas a result indeed moreoveron the contrary besides furthermorein fact on the other hand meanwhileconsequent in other words howeverotherwise finally thereforenevertheless still
3 How do i join compound sentences with conjunctive adverbs? When you are using conjunctive adverbs to join a sentence, you must use a semicolon and a comma.The pattern for using conjunctive adverbs is: Sentence ; conjunctive adverb , sentence.
4 Examples: I want to play basketball; however, I want to swim first. I did well on the test; after all, I studied my notes.
5 Add the semicolon and comma I want a new phone however I also want to get new cleats.I want to play soccer however I need to go to the park.I want a costume in addition I also want candy.The ball hit the roof consequently the roof cracked.
6 Now you try!Please formulate a compound sentence using a conjunctive adverb.Remember: The pattern for using conjunctive adverbs is: Sentence; conjunctive adverb, sentence.