Read the following paragraph. Which underlined word(s) is a transition word?
When I played in Little League, he’d drive me. The Conservation Club was next to the park. He’d hang out there until practice was over. Once, he came to pick me up a little early. He interrupted the coach and insisted on explaining the infield fly rule-- not just once, but three times. He’d have gone on like a broken record if the coach hadn’t stopped him and thanked him. Luckily, the coach quickly dismissed the team.
The Conservation Club
Read the paragraph below. Which transition word(s) best completes the sentence and paragraph?A pelican uses its pouch to catch fish. It dives into the water and spreads its bill open like a net. When the pelican comes up, it has a mouthful of fish. _________ the pelican lets the water drain, it tosses its head back and flips the fish down its throat.
Read the paragraph below. Which transition word(s) best completes the sentence and paragraph?Mexico is the world's largest producer of silver. It is the second-largest producer of graphite and bismuth, the third-largest producer of mercury, and the fourth-largest producer of arsenic and selenium. _______________, sulfur, lead, zinc, coal, uranium, iron ore, and copper are all mined in Mexico.