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Using Connectives

In this worksheet, students will revise how to use connectives in order to better structure their written work.

'Using Connectives' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Writing

Curriculum subtopic:   Summarise and Organise Materials, Ideas and Arguments

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Worksheet Overview

In this activity, you will practise how to use connectives in order to structure your written work which is a critical skill for your exam. 

 

What is a connective?

 

It's a word or phrase that links clauses or sentences.  

 

Common connectives that you may see and use every day include butandthen.

You can, however, be much more adventurous with your use of connectives, why not try words like firstlyfinally, althoughfurthermoreconsequentlyand moreover to give your writing some real flair!

 

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