Cohesion: linking words and phrases - BCU

Some of these transition words () are time words that are used to show that after a particular time there was a consequence or an effect.

 Using transitional words and phrases helps papers read more smoothly...

This transitional words worksheet gives a list of commonly used transition words for writing. When students write pragraphs, they need to use transitional words to make their writing flow smoothly. The transitional words provided on this worksheet, previews students to commonly used transition words.


1.33 Cohesion: linking words and phrases

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Usage: transition words are used with a special rule for punctuation: a semicolon or a period is used after the first 'sentence', and a comma is almost always used to set off the transition word from the second 'sentence'.


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This file consists of 14 WOW Word Posters, 2 Character Word Posters, one poster for Time Transition Words (for Narratives) and one poster for Transition Words

Connecting Words. This transitional words worksheet gives you a list of linking or connecting words commonly used in writing. The list is broken up into four sections.

This transitional words worksheet directs the student to use the given analysis verbs to help their analysis of a given topic. Analysis is the breaking of something into parts as relation to the whole. This analysis verbs transition worksheet provides a comprehensive list of words that students may use when writing their essay. Creating a cohesive essay that flows smoothly is a challenge for many students. This transition worksheet helps student identify common analysis transition verbs in the English language.

It is a good idea to occasionally use linking words and phrases at the start of a new paragraph. They can help to link what you have said in the previous paragraph to what you are about to say in your new paragraph.

Linking words and phrases are used to show relationships between ideas. They can be used to join 2 or more sentences or clauses (a clause is a group of words which contains a subject and a verb).

An essay or a speech requires a logical flow of thoughts and ideas. Transitional or linking words are useful tools to accomplish this. Use this as a guide.

This transitional words worksheet directs the student to write a paragraph summary of the text using the transitional words given. Learning how to write a summary is an important skill. It is also important to use transition words in a summary. The transition words given are; first, then, next, after that, and finally. These transition words show sequence and help connect the ideas in a summary.