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Useful Transition Tools

June 11, 2008

What is a transition?

 

A transition is a bridge from one thought or idea to another. Having good transitions from one point to the next will help your audience to follow the flow of your presentation and build your argument for you.

 

 

 

 

 

There are many transitional tools, some lead an audience to the next point, some make the audience compare two ideas or draw conclusions.

 

Below are a couple of transition tools.

To Add:

And

Again

Also

Besides

Next

For example

For instance

In addition

 

To Compare:

Whereas

But

On the other hand

However

Yet

Where

Even though

In contrast

 

To Prove:

For

Because 
 

Remember to use a transition from one point to the next, from your introduction to your first point and from your last point into your conclusion.

 

 

Keep speaking – Carrol