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A)I left school early. I didn t feel well. ( because) _______________________ ___________________ B) I would like to come to the party. I am busy. ( but) _______________________ ___________________ C) I had just arrived. The telephone rang. (when) _______________________ ___________________

D)I opened the door _________ I looked out. ( but / and) E)_________ the film ended , we went to bed. ( and / when) F)She is 15 years old _________ she looks younger. (but/ so)

We use but to show contrast E.g.: I sent Mary a letter but she didnt answer me

The word so expresses a result and it is proceeded by a comma. E.g.: She was ill so she didnt read her letters

We use linking words ( conju nctions ) to join two senten ces. They make one longer senten ce from two shorte r senten ces called

We use and to join two sentences E.g.: I sent Mary a letter and she answered me.

We use because to express a reason for something happening E.g.: She didnt answer me because she was busy.

When means at the time that something happened or happens. E.g.: I last talk to her when we were at school.

A)I left school early. I didn t feel well. ( because) _______________________ ___________________ B) I would like to come to the party. I am busy. ( but) _______________________ ___________________ C) I had just arrived. The telephone rang. (when) _______________________ ___________________

D)I opened the door _________ I looked out. ( but / and) E)_________ the film ended , we went to bed. ( and / when) F)She is 15 years old _________ she looks younger. (but/ so)

We use but to show contrast E.g.: I sent Mary a letter but she didnt answer me

The word so expresses a result and it is proceeded by a comma. E.g.: She was ill so she didnt read her letters

two We sentences use linking E.g.: I words sent Mary ( conju a letter nctions and she ) to answered join me. two senten ces. They make one longer senten ce from two shorte r senten 1.Join these sentences by ces using the word given in called brackets

We use and to join

We use because to express a reason for something happening E.g.: She didnt answer me because she was busy.

When means at the time that something happened or happens. E.g.: I last talk to her when we were at school.

2. Fill in the blanks with the most suitable linking word. A)I went for a walk _________ the weather was great. ( because / but) B)I like going to the beach, _________ I never go at midday.( so / but) C)It was raining , _________ we decided

We use linking words ( conjunctions) to join two sentences. They make one longer sentence from two shorter sentences called clauses.

We use and to join two sentences E.g.: I sent Mary a letter and she answered me.

We use because to express a reason for something happening E.g.: She didnt answer me because she was busy.

The word so expresses a result and it is proceeded by a comma. E.g.: She was ill so she didnt read her letters

When means at the time that something happened or happens. E.g.: I last talk to her when we were at school.

1.Join these sentences by using the word given in brackets We use but to show contrast E.g.: I sent Mary a letter but she didnt answer me

2. Fill in the blanks with the most suitable linking word. A)I went for a walk _________ the weather was great. ( because / but) B)I like going to the beach, _________ I never go at midday.( so / but) C)It was raining , _________ we decided

We use linking words ( conjunctions) to join two sentences. They make one longer sentence from two shorter sentences called clauses.

We use and to join two sentences E.g.: I sent Mary a letter and she answered me.

We use but to show contrast E.g.: I sent Mary a letter but she didnt answer me

1.Join these sentences by using the word given in brackets A)I left school early. I didnt feel well. ( because) __________________________________________ B) I would like to come to the party. I am busy. ( but) __________________________________________ C) I had just arrived. The telephone rang. (when) __________________________________________

We use because to express a reason for something happening E.g.: She didnt answer me because she was busy.

The word so expresses a result and it is proceeded by a comma. E.g.: She was ill so she didnt read her letters

When means at the time that something happened or happens. E.g.: I last talk to her when we were at school.

2. Fill in the blanks with the most suitable linking word. A)I went for a walk _________ the weather was great. ( because / but) B)I like going to the beach, _________ I never go at midday.( so / but) C)It was raining , _________ we decided to stay at home. ( or / because) D)I opened the door _________ I looked out. ( but / and) E)_________ the film ended , we went to bed. ( and / when) F)She is 15 years old _________ she looks younger. (but/ so)

We use linking words ( conjunctions) to join two sentences. They make one longer sentence from two shorter sentences called clauses. 1.Join these sentences by using the word given in brackets A)I left school early. I didnt feel well. ( because) We use and to join two sentences E.g.: I sent Mary a letter and she answered me. __________________________________________ We use but to show contrast E.g.: I sent Mary a letter but she didnt answer me B) I would like to come to the party. I am busy. ( but) __________________________________________ C) I had just arrived. The telephone rang. (when) __________________________________________

2. Fill in the blanks with the most suitable linking word. We use because to express a reason for something happening E.g.: She didnt answer me because she was busy. The word so expresses a result and it is proceeded by a comma. E.g.: She was ill so she didn t read her letters A)I went for a walk _________ the weather was great. ( because / but) B)I like going to the beach, _________ I never go at midday. ( so / but) C)It was raining , _________ we decided to stay at home. ( or / because)

were at school.

E.g.: I last talk

D)I opened the door _________ I looked out. ( but / and) E)_________ the film ended , we went to bed. ( and / when) F)She is 15 years old _________ she looks younger. (but/ so)

to her when we

When means at the time that something happened or happens.