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Understand Qualifying Connectives

In this worksheet, students practise identifying and using connectives that are used to qualify information.

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'Understand Qualifying Connectives' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 5 11+ worksheets

Curriculum topic:   English

Curriculum subtopic:   Grammar: Pronouns, Prepositions & Conjunctions

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Worksheet Overview

Connectives are used to make links between and within sentences, and they help writing to flow.

chains linked together

In the following sentences, one event depends on another. They contain a qualifying connective. Qualifying connectives help to explain why something may change because of something else.

We will have a barbeque provided it doesn't rain.

If you work hard we will go out to play early.


All the connectives in the list are conjunctions, which means that they are used to join two clauses within the same sentence.


as long as



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