大家都知道在中文一直講「然後」是個壞毛病,英文如果只會 then then then 當然也不行!寫作時要連接下一句,怎麼講比較順呢?

為了不讓大家詞窮,VoiceTube 今天整理出一系列的連接詞,讓你擺脫 and, so, but, then,寫作輕鬆拿高分!

英文寫作,不論是考 TOEFL或是研究論文撰寫時,如果一直「然後然後然後」可是大 NG 囉!想擺脫and, so, but, then 的死板英文,有哪些英文可以用呢?小編今天要教大家順暢連接下一句的英文,也就是「連接副詞」(conjunctive adverbs),快點學起來!

連接副詞 conjunctive adverbs

連接副詞用於連貫一個段落或是一篇文章的句子,可以在語氣上連接兩個句子。連接副詞的句型結構公式如下:S + V . 連接副詞 , S + V . 從以上公式可知,連接副詞的目的就是連接兩個獨立的子句,讓你的文章更順暢!

很多人容易犯的寫作錯誤,就是連接副詞的標點符號,以下為正確使用方式:

I was sick. Therefore, I went to see a doctor
I was sick; therefore, I went to see a doctor.
I was sick. I, therefore, went to see a doctor.

表「然後」連接副詞

可以取代 and then 的詞有哪些呢?再看表達「然後」的連接副詞之前,讓我們一起看下面這部影片的詳細解釋!

以下這些連接副詞可以相互代替使用,快記下來讓你的英文寫作更生動豐富!

then 然後

The weather was nice in the morning. Then, it started to rain in the afternoon.(早上的天氣很好。然後,下午就開始下雨了。)

afterwards 之後、後來

We plan to have a luncheon to celebrate this event, and take a group picture afterwards.(我們計劃舉行特別午餐來慶祝,之後再拍團體照留念。)

每次開口只想到so、then或but嗎?記住這篇的實用單字,讓你不再說出死板的英文

after that 在那之後

Daniel moved to Japan when we were in sixth grade. After that, we’ve never seen each other again.(丹尼爾在六年級時搬到日本。在那之後,我們就不曾見面了。)

furthermore 此外、而且

Sam borrowed my bicycle without asking. Furthermore, he got a flat tire, and didn’t even tell me.(山姆未經過我的同意就騎走我的腳踏車。而且,他爆胎了也不跟我說一聲。)

also 此外

Drunk driving is dangerous. Also, it is both immoral and illegal.(酒駕是很危險的。此外,這是不道德且不合法的。)

moreover 此外、而且

Eating well is important for our health. Moreover, it is no doubt the cornerstone of our lives.(良好的飲食習慣對身體健康很重要。此外,這也是我們人生的基石。)

每次開口只想到so、then或but嗎?記住這篇的實用單字,讓你不再說出死板的英文

in addition 此外

Our new director speaks three languages fluently. In addition, he has six years of experience.(我們的新主管精通三種語言。此外,他有六年工作經驗。)

besides 此外

Our new house is so close to the city center. Besides, it has four large bedrooms.
我們的新家鄰近市中心。此外,新家有四間大房間。

additionally 此外

I am looking forward to working abroad because the salary is higher. Additionally, I am quite interested in experiencing exotic culture.(我很期待出國工作因為薪水更高。此外,我對體驗異國文化有興趣。)