Transition Words Quiz

Transition Words Quiz

Transition Words Quiz


1. To signal addition of ideas

and, also, besides, further, furthermore, too, moreover, in addition, then, of equal importance, equally important, another

2. To signal time

next, afterward, finally, later, last, lastly, at last, now, subsequently, then, when, soon, thereafter, after a short time, the next week (month, day, etc.), a minute later, in the meantime, meanwhile, on the following day, at length, ultimately, presently

3. To signal order or sequence

first, second, (etc.), finally, hence, next, then, from here on, to begin with, last of all, after, before, as soon as, in the end, gradually

4. To signify space and place

above, behind, below, beyond, here, there, to the right (left), nearby, opposite, on the other side, in the background, directly ahead, along the wall, as you turn right, at the tip, across the hall, at this point, adjacent to

5. To signal an example

for example, to illustrate, for instance, to be specific, such as, moreover, furthermore, just as important, similarly, in the same way

6. To show results

as a result, hence, so, accordingly, as a consequence, consequently, thus, since, therefore, for this reason, because of this

7. To signal purpose

to this end, for this purpose, with this in mind, for this reason, for these reasons

8. To signal comparisons

like, in the same (like) manner or way, similarly

9. To indicate contrast

but, in contrast, conversely, however, still, nevertheless, nonetheless, yet, and yet, on the other hand, of course, on the contrary, or, in spite of this, actually, a year ago, now, notwithstanding, for all that, strangely enough, ironically

10. To signal alternatives, exceptions, and objections

although, though, while, despite, to be sure, it is true, true, I grant, granted, I admit, admittedly, doubtless, I concede, regardless

11. To dispute

it isn’t true that, people are wrong who say that, deny that, be that as it may, by the same token, no doubt, we often hear it said, many people claim, many people suppose, it used to be thought, in any case

12. To intensify

above all, first and foremost, importantly, again, to be sure, indeed, in fact, as a matter of fact, as I have said, as has been noted

13. To summarize or repeat

in summary, to sum up, to repeat, briefly, in short, finally, on the whole, therefore, as I have said, in conclusion, as you can see

Complete the sentences below with the best transition signals.

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