Online Visual Dictionary & Thesaurus

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Handy Words for Essay Writing

To show addition:
again, and, also, besides, equally important, furthermore, in addition, moreover

To give examples:
for example, for instance, specifically, that is, to illustrate

To compare:
in the same manner, likewise, similarly

To contrast:
although, yet, at the same time, but, despite, even though, however, in contrast, in spite of, nevertheless, on the contrary, on the other hand, still, though

To show time:
after, afterward, as, as long as, as soon as, at last, before, during, earlier, finally, formerly, immediately, later, meanwhile, next, since, shortly, subsequently, then, thereafter, until, when, while

To indicate logical relationship:
accordingly, as a result, because, consequently, for this reason, hence, if, otherwise, since, so, then, therefore, thus



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