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used to introduce a second fact or reason that supports what you have just said.

moreover

(SYNS: in addition, furthermore, what's more)

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used when you are comparing things and saying that the second things is very different from the first

in/by contrast (with sth)

3

used to say that sth is already known or understood

needless to say

SYN: it goes without saying (that ...)

4

used when you want to say that sth extra exists or is happening together with the thing that you are talking about

in addition (to sth)

SYN: as well as (sth)

5

cause sth

lead to sth

SYN: result in sth

6

because of sth just mentioned

consequently

SYNS: as a result, therefore, thus

7

used to emphasize a statement, especially one that is the opposite of what has just been said

in (actual) fact

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used to say that sth happens altough sth else might have stopped it

in spite of sth

SYN: despite sth

9

because od sth/sb

due to sth/sb

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in spite of a fact or idea you have mentioned. This word is used to show how a new idea is related to what has just been said.

nevertheless