Since many of you have been asking me for tips in Writing, I though a useful collection of connective words would help. It was kindly shared by a student and I am sure that using those words in your essays, letters and reports will positively affect your score.
This is part 1, part 2 is coming tomorrow.
Additionin additionand similarlylikewise as well asbesides further morealso moreoverand then toonot only … but evenbesides
Sequencefirst(ly) initiallysecond(ly) etc.to begin with thennext earlier/laterafter this/thatfollowing this/that
Consequenceas a resultthussothereforeconsequentlyit follows thattherebyeventuallythen in that caseadmittedly
Contrasthoweveron the other handdespitein spite ofthoughalthoughbuton the contraryotherwiseyet instead ofratherwhereasnonethelesseven thoughcompared within contrastalternatively
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