Linking words, also known as connectors, help to link ideas expressed in clauses or sentences together.
|Example linking words
||although, however, even so, as a result, therefore, as long as etc.
Adding a linker to the improves the cohesion by connecting the ideas expressed in the sentences more explicitly:
- We do not have much money. My wife still wants to buy a car.
- Despite not having much money, my wife still wants to buy a car.