Effective writing skills _ transitional terms

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Effective writing skills _ transitional terms

  1. 1. Essay Writing Useful Terms Comparison Effect/ Result Concession Explanation Summary/ Conclusion in the same respect accordingly even though this means that in summary just as as a consequence although to understand the point to sum up similarly as a result of course simply stated in conclusion too thus granted that in this way finally also because of considering that lastly in the same way therefore after all therefore likewise hence admittedly thus due to on account of Emphasis Addition/ Continuation Example/ Illustration Condition Contrast/ Opposition in fact again for example although however more importantly also to illustrate that however by contrast its evident that and thus even though on the other hand absolutely along with that is if whereas certainly as well as such as nevertheless yet especially besides for instance considering that contrary to positively in addition specifically if that were true but of course additionally in case otherwise indeed moreover on condition that on the contrary without a doubt likewise provided that critics of this view primarily furthermore Giving Attribution given the fact that those opposed believe undoubtedly furthermore According to … if that were true still apart from With reference to … albeit opposite Concerning opposing In respect of instead of Regarding unlike With regard toVerbs for giving attribution/ quotationsay remark retort declare observestate exclaim predict critize questioncomment reply argue proclaim point outadd estimate opine note raiserespond write propose complain quoteReferenceThe Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 2007. [online] [accessed 14 March 2010] Prepared by Mrs. Y. DoranAvailable: http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/quotations.html

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