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Linking words Linking words Presentation Transcript

  • Serendipity
    What is it?
  • Can you think about any example of Serendipity?
  • Columbus: myth and reality
    Columbus set out to prove that the earth was round.
    Columbus began his journey in order to win glory and riches.
    The crew of the three ships on the voyage of discovery was made up mainly of criminals.
    There is no doubt that Columbus was of Italian descent.
    Columbus died in poverty, in chains, in a Spanish prison.
    No women traveled to the New World with Columbus.
    TRUE
    or
    FALSE
  • The Past Perfect
    This tense describes completed events that took place in the past before another past event.
    it hit
    my friend stopped by
    had received
    had eaten
    The Titanic had received many warnings before it hit the iceberg.
    I had already eaten when my friend stopped by to visit.
  • Before the time referred to in the simple past.
    The past perfect is often used to give an explanation for something:
    E.g. Why did the King and Queen apologize to Columbus?
    Because there had been a mistake.
    Its use
  • Past Perfect Progressive
    This tense is used to emphasize the duration of an action that was completed before another action or event in the past.
    had been driving
    she found the right office
    She had been driving around the city for three hours before she finally found the right office.
  • PAST PERFECT AND PAST PERFECT PROGRESSIVE
    They are used to refer back to something that happened earlier.
    They are often used in narratives and often used with connectors like after and before.
  • Linkingwords
  • Suddendly
    While
    Luckily
    Also
    In addition
    As soon as
    Eventually
    ALTOUGH
    When
    Fortunately
    Because
    Too
    In theend
    Later
  • Time Links
    While
    Suddendly
    Afterthat
    In addition
    As soon as
    As soon as
    Also
    Eventually
    Eventually
    ALTOUGH
    In theend
    Later
    Later
    When
    Because
    When
    Too
    While
    In theend
    Fortunately
    Luckily
  • And-type links
    While
    Suddendly
    Either…or
    Neither…nor
    and
    In addition
    As soon as
    Also
    Eventually
    ALTOUGH
    Also
    Later
    When
    Because
    In addition
    Too
    Too
    In theend
    Fortunately
    Luckily
  • But-type links
    While
    Suddendly
    but
    unless
    In addition
    As soon as
    Also
    Eventually
    ALTOUGH
    ALTOUGH
    Later
    When
    Because
    Too
    In theend
    Fortunately
    Luckily
  • Cause and result links
    While
    Suddendly
    so
    In addition
    As soon as
    Because
    Also
    Eventually
    ALTOUGH
    Later
    When
    Because
    Too
    In theend
    Fortunately
    Luckily
  • Feelings and attitudes
    While
    Suddendly
    Unfortunately
    In addition
    As soon as
    Fortunately
    Also
    Eventually
    Luckily
    ALTOUGH
    Suddendly
    Later
    When
    Because
    Too
    In theend
    Fortunately
    Luckily
  • http://www.english-at-home.com/grammar/linking-words/
    Visit…
  • http://www.tolearnenglish.com/cgi2/myexam/liaison.php?liaison=_connecteur_
    http://www.learn-english-today.com/wordgames/hotpot-quizzes/linking-words1.html
    Let’s practice
  • Visit this web page and write a story or a text in which you use at least one example of each of the headings:
    Giving examples
    Adding information
    Summarizing
    Sequencing ideas
    Giving a reason
    Giving a result
    Contrasting ideas
    Homework