Transition Words Quiz
He was an outstanding President. _______ he may have been the best President of them all.
B. In fact
D. For instance
My brother, Miguel, enjoys fishing with my dad. _____________ I prefer white-wing hunting.
D. In any case,
Oh, I hope I have enough money to buy lunch. ___________ I’ll have to eat this sardine and onion sandwich my mom made.
A. As a result,
D. On the other hand,
I like frogs. ________ I prefer soft, cuddly, stuffed-animal frogs to slimy, live, jumpy ones.
B. In other words,
C. Being that,
Jimi Hendrix’s show-closing performance at Woodstock was delayed by bad weather. _________ most of the audience had already gone home.
B. As a result,
C. In the meantime,
He had hoped to be the next American Idol. _____________ he was not a very good singer.
C. For instance,
Mr. Bing said he would pay me on Saturday or Sunday of this week. ________ I will have my money by the end of this weekend.
B. Above all,
D. Either way,
I had forgotten I had a container of yogurt in the back of the fridge. ________________ it went moldy.
C. On the other hand,
Michael got into trouble in Mrs. Sanderson’s class. _________ he got into trouble in all of his classes.
A. On the other hand,
B. In spite of that,
C. As a matter of fact,
D. In other words,
My English class lasts 75 minutes. ________________ my science class only lasts 55 minutes.
C. Because of that,
D. In contrast,
His presidency was brought down by scandal. ______________ he was a pretty good bowler.
A. On occasion,
B. For example,
C. On the bright side,
She didn’t enjoy running the confidence course. ________ she always did her best.
A. For example,
D. Even so,
I used to think Pokemon Go was the best game ever. _______I now think that Fortnite is the best.
A. By way of example,
B. For instance,
Las Vegas is usually warm and dry.
____________ Seattle is often cool and rainy.
A. In contrast,
C. In spite of,
D. For example,
I have eighty-eight baseball cards in my collection.
____________ I also have seventy-three football cards.
A. For example,
B. In addition,
C. In other words,
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