Cause and Effect Words in English

English Cause and Effect Words and Example Sentences, as a result, therefore, consequently, so that, accordingly, as a result of, due to, because, owing to.

Cause and Effect Words in English

Cause –> Effect

  • She made one big mistake, as a result, she lost her job.
  • Mary studied hard for the chemistry exam. Therefore, she got an A+.
  • It rained heavily, consequently the football game was called off.
  • It is too late so that we cannot go to cinema.
  • He didn’t complain to the police, accordingly the police took no action.


Effect –> Cause

  • She was very tired as a result of working late.
  • My father hasn’t slept in 4 days due to his illness.
  • They cannot go to cinema because it is too late.
  • My success was largely due to luck.
  • They have had to postpone the meeting, owing to the strike.
  • Due to the bad weather, the match was cancelled.