Transitional Phrases 2

To indicate time:

after / afterwards

after awhile / afterward

as long as

as often as / as soon as

at length

at that time

at this point in time / before

currently / during / erratically finally / formerly

frequently / infrequently immediately / in a while

in the interim / meantime

in the same period infrequently

initially

later / later on / meanwhile never

now / right now / presently previously

prior to

recently / seldom / shortly since

soon / soon after

subsequently

then

thereafter / until

when / whenever / while


To show subtraction:

after all

against / almost / although

although / this may be true /    at the same time / barely

but

by groups /

different from / either ... or / even though /for all that / hardly / however /

however in / contract to individually

instead / instead of it / is true

just

less than / neither ... nor nevertheless 

not notwithstanding /

on the contrary /

on the other hand

or / other /

other than /

otherwise / practically separately / still

with the exception /

yet /

and yet

To show result:

a number of / accordingly / as a result

as determined by /

because of / completely / consequently / hence /

in part  / partially / satisfactorily /

so that / then /

thereby / therefore / thereupon / thus

To show place:

adjacent to / at first /

at the beginning / beyond

finally /

first, second, third / here

in relation to / in the end /  nearby / neighbouring

on the opposite side /

on the same side /

opposite to/           

over

pre- / post-there /              under /  where


To show purpose:

another reason / because

for / for this purpose / 

in order that /

in response to/

so that /

to this end /

with this object

To show frequency

a percentage / all

alternately / always / commonly / constantly / each / every / few / fewer / frequently infrequently / many

more / most / never / often

one or two / only

rarely / several / some throughout / usually

To show coincidence:

at the same time / place / during /

equally important /

in the meantime /

in the period / in the same period / incidentally /

meanwhile