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Words phrases to use in place of EXAMPLE

I hope you like this week’s list of words and find many to use in you writing for them.
Sorry, I’m late with this list of words. So much has happened here at home, vacation, repair work to the house and my granddaughter coming to stay for the summer. Life is wonderful and full of joy. I hope this summer is going great for each of you.

Keep cool and keep writing.

The following is a list of a few of the words and/or phrases that will help you to EXAMPLE in your writing.
The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes EXAMPLE as “…serves as a pattern…be imiated…”
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition for EXAMPLE, “…sample. specimen …”

A case in point A model of A sample will show
Application of a rule An analogy Another way
As an example As an illustration At the same time
For example For instance For one thing
In fact In one example In order to clarify
In other words In particular In the following manner
In the same way In this case In this instance
In this specific instance Incidentally indeed
More exactly More specifically Namely
One sample Representative Show a resemblance
Specifically Such as Suppose that
That is Thus To be exact
To bring to light To cite a reference To clarify
To demonstrate To exemplify To explain
To illustrate To put it another way To show
To show a parallel To repeat To show a pattern

Transition words for –INTENT

The following is a list of a few of the words and/or phrases that will help you to INTENT in
your writing.
The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes INTENT
as “…eager attention…will concentrated on something or some end or purpose”
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition for INTENT, “…steadfast…attentive…watchful…mindful”

Act of intending Aim All practical purposes
Attention applied By design Concentrated
Determined Engrossed Firmly fixed
Fixed Focused On Implicit meaning
In the sense Intention On purpose
Purposes The act To focus
To plan

Word list for — INTENSIFY

The following is a list of a few of the words and/or phrases that will help you to INTENSIFY in your writing.
The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes INTENSIFY as “…become intense or more intensive”
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition for INTENSIFY, “…sharpen, heighten…enhance …enrich”

Above all Accentuate Act of increasing
Added to Amp up Amplify
Beef up Boost Consolidate
Deepen Enhance Exaggerate
Heighten Increase in extent Increase the contrast
Incremental Intensifying Magnify
Make stronger More More extreme
Redouble Sharpen Step up
Strengthen To enlarge To stress

This week’s list is on words that show cause and effect.

The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes cause and effect as “…reason for an action…come into being”
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition for cause and effect, “…motivate …incentive … by-product…reaction …”

Accordingly After As a result
Because Because of this Begin
Bring about Bring on By reason of
By the way By-product Cause
Caused by Consequence Consequently
Created Due to Effect
Effected Eventually Feedback
Following For this reason Further
Furthermore Generate Gradual
Hence Impact In conclusion
In fact In view of Incentive
Incidentally Launched Of course
On account of Otherwise Owing to
Produced Reason Result
Resulted in Since Started
Subsequently The aftermath The end product
The end result The outcome The ramifications
Then There upon Thus
To this end

WORDS to indicate Time, Order and Sequence

The following is a list of words and/or phrases that will help you to indicate TIME, ORDER, SEQUENCE in your writing.
The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes indicate time, order, sequence as “…measurable period…arrange…connected series…”
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition for indicate time, order, sequence, “…chronology, duration…grouping, sort…succession, continuation…”

Abruptly After After a few days
After a long time After a short time After a while
After that Afterward All at once
All of the time All the while Always
As long as As soon as At first
At last At length At present
At that time At the beginning At the end
At that onset At the same time At this moment
At times Before Begin
By now Commence Commencing
Concurrently Consequently Continually
Currently Cyclically Directly
During Earlier Embark
Eventually Every time Final
Finally First Following
Following that Former Formerly
Frequently From this point Generally
Gradual Henceforth Hereafter
Heretofore Immediately In an instant
In awhile In conclusion In the end
In the first place In the future In the last place
In the meantime In the past In the second place
In turn In frequently Initial
Instantly Instantaneously Intermittent
Just then Last Last of all
Lastly Later Later on
Later that day Little by little Meanwhile
Momentarily Never Next
Not at all Not long after Not long ago
Now Occasionally Of late
Often Often time On the next occasion
Once Once upon a time Past
Periodically Preceding Present
Presently Previously Prior to
Promptly Quick Rarely
Recently Repeatedly Right after
Right away Second Seldom
Sequentially Shorty Simultaneously
Slow So far Some of the time
Some time Soon Soon after
Soon afterward Sporadically Starting with
Subsequently Suddenly Temporary
The latter The next The final
Then Thereafter This instant
Third To begin with To conclude
To finish Today Tomorrow
Twice Uncommon Ultimately
Until Until now Usually
When While Yesterday
Yet

Transition words for COMPARE-

The following is a list of words and/or phrases that will help you to show words that COMPARE in your writing.
The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes compare as “…to examine the character or qualities of esp. in order to discover resemblances or differences…”
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition for compare, “…collate, contrast, set side by side, juxtapose, oppose, set against…”

A comparable aspect Affinity A strong resemblance
Akin Also Analogous to
Another similarity As As compared with
As well as At the same time Balance
By the same token Coincide Comparable
Comparatively Compare Conform
Consistent with Correlate Correspondingly
Exactly Equal Equally
Equally important Equate Equivalent
Harmonize Homogeneous Identical
Identically In comparison In like manner
In much the same way In relation to In similar fashion
In the same manner In the same way Just the same
Like Liken Likeness
Likewise Look like Match
Matching Of little difference Of no difference
Parallel Paralleling Parallel to
Relate to Relatively Relative to
Resemblance Resemble Resembling
Same as Similarity Similarly
Similar to Synonymous with The next likeness
Too To the same extent Uniform

I hope you are finding these lists useful. If you find any errors or have any suggestion of new words feel free to contact me. Let me know what you think of the list.

Transition Words for CONCEDE

Transition Words for the writer. Whether you write for fun, for school, or professionally these lists will come in handy as a quick reference guide.The following is lists of words and/or phrases that will help you to show CONCEDE in your writing.
The Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary describes concede as “…to accept as true, valid, or accurate…”.
The Synonym Finder, by J. I. Rodale definition, “…acknowledge, recognize, admit, allow: yield, accede, agree…”

Admittedly After all Albeit
Although Although this may be true At the same time
But even so Certainly Clearly
Doubtless Doubtlessly Even so
Even though Granted Granted that
Naturally Nevertheless No doubt
Of course Still Surely
Though To accede To accommodate
To acknowledge To acknowledge defeat To acquiesce
To adjust To admit To admit the truth
To agree To capitulate To comply with
To compromise To concede To concur
To confess To conform To consent
To give up To make a concession To reconcile
To settle To submit To succumb
To surrender To withdraw To yield
Unfortunately While it is true Yet