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O Logical
Connectors

A logical connector is defined as a word that connects or joins two ideas that have a particular relationship. Logical connectors in a sentence : . casual.indicate meaning between two clauses . These relationships can be sequential. or conditional. .can coordinate two items or connect a subordinate clause to a main clause.show sequence (time/ process) .

Types Of Logical Connectors Logical Connectors Conjunctive adverbials Conjunctions Sequence adverbs .

1CONJUNCTIO NS .1.

phrases and clauses. .  A correlative conjunction comes in pairs.  A subordinating conjunction joins a main clause to a subordinating clause.1.1 Conjunctions  There are three types of conjunctions :  A coordinating conjunction joins two words.

Examples of coordinating conjunctions :  For  And  Nor  But  Or  Yet  So ( FANBOYS) .

They love swimming ( ) enjoy gardening. Would you like tea ( ) prefer cold drinks ? 4.Exercises 1. My mother likes to stay in Penang ( ) my father prefers to settle in Ipoh. 3. . 2. The boys refused to eat his dinner ( ) he will take supper.

Examples of subordinating conjunctions :  Until  After  Before  When  While  Since  Once  As soon as .

4. I bumped into her ( ) I was leaving. 2. . 3.Exercises 1. The phone rang ( ) she was cooking. She waited ( ) her father arrived. I meet Rahman ( ) we finished our class.

5. . 1.Examples of the sentences that correlative conjunctions are used. 2. Either you concentrate on the course or quit it. Not only is my husband kind but he is also caring. 4. Both the students and the lecturers are doing well in the game. 3. Whether she stays or leaves is your decision. Neither the children nor her parents will attend the event.

Exercises 1. 4. He is ( mannered. They prefer to stay in Ipoh. ( ) rich ( ) Zuraiyah go to TESCO to buy ) he is ( )well- ) she takes the offer ( ) continues to serve her country is none of my concern. ( ) Noriah ( their groceries. 2. . ( ) my mother ( ) my father likes to stay in Penang. 3.