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Despite and in spite of are normally followed by a noun or a — ing verb.
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A concessive clause is a clause which begins with " although " or " even though " and which expresses an idea that suggests the opposite of the main part of the sentence. The sentence " Although he's quiet, he's not shy " begins with a concessive clause- " Although he's quiet " which has the opposite meaning of - " he's not shy " which is the main part of the sentence. NOTE : " In spite of" , " despite" have a similar meaning to " although " or " even though ". BUT they don't introduce clauses. They have different syntax.
And some students struggle with sentence structure so much that they opt to use the most simple construction they can to avoid grammar errors. Though this may be a good strategy for some students, for others they really need to push their language use to a more complex place. They must do this in order to sound more fluent and capable in English, and part of getting language to that more fluent place is using connectives. Connectives are grammatical constructions that link one idea to another. They help students use language to match their more complex thinking and ideas.
Sentence connectors improve your writing. They add variety and sophistication to your style of writing, we use several different words to show cause and effect. Connectors are words or groups of words that help us connect words, phrases or sentences. Cause and effect is a relationship between events or things, where one is the result of the others. They are a combination of action and reaction. When we talk about an effect resulting from a certain cause,. The cause can be a person, object, situation, or event that can result in something, while an effect is the result of the actions of the person or the outcome of some chain of events that have happened.
The words that introduce adverb clauses belong to a category of English words known as connectives that join one part of a sentence to another. Other types of connectives can also be used to express some of the same ideas that adverb clauses can. These other connectives are: prepositions, transitions, and conjunctions. Because it was raining, I wore a hooded sweatshirt. Because of and due to are phrasal prepositions. They express the same cause-effect relationship.
Before you go on to work on the grammar and writing exercises in this unit, read through this brief review of linking words and phrases for cause and effect. There are three main types of linking words: conjunctions , transitions , and prepositions. The most important conjunctions are because , as , since , and so. These are used to join two complete sentences or independent clauses together. They are often used like this:.
OBJECTIVE: To practice combining ideas into compound and complex sentences using various connectives. This ability gives students flexibility in.
Views 6 Downloads 0 File size KB. Cause Effect X y 2. Effect Cause causes results in Y is caused by is due to is the result of res. What is the cause? Jose drank two glasses of icecold water A.
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Chapter 19—Connectives that Express Cause and Effect, Contrast. (else) Ex. 27 → 28 Pr. 14Summary of connectives: causeand effect, contrast, condition Ex. 29 → 32 Pr. Exercise numbers 12 and 39 were inadvertentlyomitted.