Conjunctions – Therefore, But, Despite, Unlike;
|Therefore is a conjunctive adverbs. You can use it as a transition word in sentences.||But is used to join two ideas that are opposites.|
|•Mary studied hard for the chemistry exam. Therefore, she got an A+.
•I’m sleepy. Therefore, I’m going to bed.
|•I am very hungry, but the fridge is empty.
•I love dogs, but I hate cats.
|Despite is used to introduce a fact that is in sharp contrast with another fact.||Unlike means different from, not similar to.|
|• Despite all her faults, everybody likes him.
•Our vacation was a lot of fun, despite the hot weather.
|•Jack is completely unlike his father.
•For this house was different, unlike any I’d seen.