Grammar Lesson - Transitions - Alaindelon

This quote was added by alaindelon
Transitions are used to increase the flow of text. Some of the most common include: for example, however and although. They are ALWAYS followed by a comma.

Train on this quote


Rate this quote:
2.9 out of 5 based on 30 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:


weesin 1 year, 3 months ago
I know I had left a positive review of this comment before, but it just came up again for me to type and I've noticed that it gives incorrect information. You are correct in that 'for example' and 'however' should always be followed by a comma - but the same cannot be said for 'although'. For example, one could say 'although I love my children dearly, they drive me nuts'. This is written correctly and the word 'although' has not been followed by a comma.
weesin 1 year, 4 months ago
Keep the grammar tips coming! They are sorely needed by a great many users of tips site

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
seanasaur 146.60 100%
zhengfeilong 131.12 99.4%
emma_lin789 126.50 100%
tedwom 123.39 100%
user37933 122.77 95.7%
cellyphone 122.70 98.7%
ned1230noskip 118.66 95.1%
thorgott2 117.37 96.3%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
user56163 25.66 92.8%
kusal 57.66 91.7%
osp254 67.37 98.7%
nishikorifan 71.31 95.1%
danielleguevara 74.02 93.9%
elizabethross1109 65.54 98.1%
sprinter99 59.88 96.3%
qwickly 48.65 91.7%