Conjunctions, Definitions & Example Sentences

Conjunctions, Definitions & Example Sentences in english




Conjunctions, Definitions & Example Sentences


Because Because is used to show reason. She usually eats at home, becauseshe likes cooking.
Although Although is used to show two opposite statements. Although he speaks seldom, he says meaningful words.
Whereas Whereas is used to show contrast. She is very funny whereas he is boring.
But But is used to join two ideas that are opposites. I am very hungry, but the fridge is empty.
Besides Besides means in addition to, also. It is a preposition. She speaks three languages besides Spanish.
Unlike Unlike means different from, not similar to. Jack is completely unlike his father.
Therefore Therefore is used to show the result /effect of an action. She came first. Therefore she got a good seat.
Despite Despite is used to introduce a fact that is in sharp contrast with another fact. Despite all her faults, everybody likes him.
Provided
Provided
 means if or only if.
They can listen to music providedthey disturb nobody.
Unless Unless means; except on the condition that You don’t need to go unless you want to.
Since Since is used to show result. Since I see you, I am better.
Either … or We use either … or for connect things which are the same types, phrases, clauses or words. Either Mark or Samuel will go.