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Transition Words

Transition Words

Provides lists of different types of transition words.


CEFR Activity:

Reception / Reading

Production / Writing

Production / Speaking


Can-Do Statements:

Can write a series of simple phrases and sentences linked with simple connectors,

such as "and", "but", and "because".

Pragmatic communicative competence – Coherence: Can link a series of shorter,

discrete simple elements into a connected, linear sequence of points.


|| National Framework of EFL for Higher Education in Israel: Intermediate Level


Educational value of this material:

Transition words are like road signs - they guide readers and help them see in

which direction the author is going.


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