Examples of Connecting Adverbs
Post by nattttccordingly: so
Posted on 2011-03-26 21:57:58
He was very persuasive; accordingly, I did what he asked.
also: in addition
She is my neighbor; she is also my best friend.
besides: in addition
I like the job. Besides, I need the money.
She had a fever; consequently, she stayed at home.
furthermore: in addition
You should stop smoking. Furthermore, you should do it at once!
hence: for that reason
He is a good friend. Hence, I was not embarrassed to ask him for help.
We wanted to arrive on time; however, we were delayed by traffic.
likewise: in addition
The region is beautiful. Likewise, the climate is excellent.
moreover: in addition
She is very intelligent; moreover, she is very ambitious.
They are proud. Nevertheless, I like them.
The ascent was dangerous. Nonetheless, he decided to attempt it.
otherwise: if not, or else
We should consult them; otherwise, they may be upset.
It is a long way to the beach. Still, it is a fine day to go swimming.
then: 1. next, afterwards. 2. so
We went shopping, then we had lunch.
If you are sure, then I must believe you.
therefore: for that reason
I was nervous; therefore, I could not do my best.
thus: so, in this way
He travelled as quickly as possible. Thus, he reached Boston the next day.
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