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    Transition Words and Phrases

    Transition words and phrases help establish clear connections between ideas and ensure that sentences andparagraphs flow together smoothly, making them easier to read. Use the following words and phrases in thefollowing circumstances.

    To indicate more information:

    BesidesFurthermoreIn additionIndeedIn factMoreoverSecond...Third..., etc.

    To indicate an example:

    For exampleFor instanceIn particularParticularlySpecificallyTo demonstrateTo illustrate

    To indicate a cause or reason:

    AsBecauseBecause ofDue toForFor the reason thatSince

    To indicate a result or an effect:

    AccordinglyFinallyConsequentlyHenceSoThereforeThus

    To indicate a purpose or reason

    why:

    For fear thatIn the hope thatIn order toSoSo thatWith this in mind

    To compare or contrast:

    AlthoughHoweverIn comparisonIn contrastLikewiseNeverthelessOn the other handSimilarlyWhereasYet

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    To indicate a particular time frame or a shift from one time period to another:

    AfterBeforeCurrentlyDuringEventuallyFinallyFirst, . . . Second, . . ., etc.FormerlyImmediately

    InitiallyLastlyLaterMeanwhileNextPreviouslySimultaneouslySoonSubsequently

    To summarize:

    BrieflyIn briefOverallSumming up

    To put it brieflyTo sum upTo summarize

    To conclude:

    Given these factsHenceIn conclusionSo

    ThereforeThusTo conclude

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