8 Linking Adverbs, Definition and Examples

8 Linking Adverbs, Definition and Examples


Meaning / Synonym: really, truly, actually, real, genuinely

Example Sentences:

Her daughter is indeed a clever girl.

A stable, changeless state, ’twere cause indeed to weep.



Meaning / Synonym: in place of, in lieu, in lieu of

Example Sentences:

My sister should study her lessons instead of watching TV.

Mary went there instead of her mother.



Meaning / Synonym: It means “in the same way”, “in the same manner”.

Example Sentences:

I think apples are good. Likewise, i think oranges are good.

I worked hard and did it and Mark did likewise.



Meaning / Synonym: It means “by the way”, “meantime”, “recently“.

Example Sentences:

Meanwhile, another problem arose with the nuclear power plant.

Meanwhile, your job application has been declined.



Meaning / Synonym:  It means “as well” or “in addition”.

Example Sentences:

What do you like moreover the apple?

My father is nice to everyone moreover me.



Meaning / Synonym:  It means still, nonetheless, though, yet, even so.

Example Sentences:

It is a bit late; nevertheless, I’d quite like to go out.



Meaning / Synonym: adjacent to, adjoining something else

Example Sentences:

The theatre is next to the cinema.

The gardenis next to the my home.



Meaning / Synonym: still, nevertheless, though, yet

Example Sentences:

The scholar dedicated himself to his extended search. Nonetheless, he used to ignore his family and friends.

Nonetheless Sansa works a lot, she hasn’t any money.