Linking Words List in English

Linking Words List in English

What are Linking words?

The words that are used to show a relationship between two paragraphs or sections of a text speech are known as the linking words. These words are also known as connecting words because these words join to different sentences to make a single thought or sentence. These words are very useful in our English conversation.

Some common examples of linking words are given below.

Concession

– Although

– Apart from

– But for

– Despite

– Even though

– Though

Adding Ideas

– Also

– Besides

– In addition

– Moreover

– Not only … but also

– What’s more

Opinion

– As far as I’m concern

– In my opinion

– It seems to me that…

– To my mind

Explaining

– As

– Because

– In so far as

– Since

– The reason why …

Consequence

– As a consequence

– As a result

– Eventually

– So

– That’s why

– Therefore

– Thus

Choice

– Either … or

– Neither … nor

– Or

– Whatever

– Whoever

Contrast

– But

– However

– On the one hand

– On the other hand

– Whereas

– While

– Yet

Condition

– As long as

– If

– Provided that

– Unless

– Whether

Purpose

– In order to

– So as to

– So that

– To