lunes, 20 de febrero de 2017
martes, 14 de febrero de 2017
CONNECTORS OF ADDITION
At the beginning of a sentence: In addition, moreover, furthermore, besides.
At the end of a sentence: As well, too.
And = As well as
Also: Before verbs / after TO BE
CONNECTORS OF CONTRAST
BUT: coordina dos frases independientes (He came to the party but he didn’t enjoy it)
(ON THE ONE HAND) / ON THE OTHER HAND. Introducen dos ideas, frases, párrafos… en contraste. Puede aparecer sólo la segunda.
WHILE, WHEREAS = Mientras que
ALTHOUGH, EVEN THOUGH, THOUGH = Aunque (+ frase)
HOWEVER, NEVERTHELESS = Sin embargo (+ frase)
Although I was tired, I continued working
I was tired. However, I continued working.
IN SPITE OF / DESPITE
+ Nominal group: In spite of the rain, we went on walking
+ Gerund: Despite being terribly ill, he finished his book+ the fact that + sentence: In spite of the fact that we arrived late, we could get in the cinema