Select Transitional Words
Select appropriate time-order or transitional words/phrases to enhance the flow of a writing sample. SPI 0601.3.8
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chart of the transitional devices - also called conjunctive adverbs
or adverbial conjunctions
an Argument: Effective use of Transition Words - "explore and understand
the use of transition words in context and write their own persuasive essay
using transition words"
Devices - transitional guides are connectives (symbols,words, phrases;
sometimes whole sentences and paragraphs) that make possible a smooth "passing
over" from one idea to the next.
Devices (Connecting Words) - Brought to you by the Purdue University
Online Writing Lab
and Patterns of Organization - explanation of six common types [This
expired page is from the Internet Archive known as the Wayback
and Transitional Devices - a discussion of transition strategies and
specific transitional devices.
Words - Use the transitions at the right in the sentences at the left.
Words Worksheets - These transitional words worksheets are for students
at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level.
Words and Phrases - Read the following essay by Raquel Cruz and circle
or highlight the transitional expressions.
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