• Mai Duc Nguyen

Vocabulary Builder Exercise – Words and Phrases to Order Ideas


Exercise: Complete each of the following sentences (1-5) with a suitable transitional word or phrase (a-e).

a. First of all

b. After

c. Next

d. Turning to

e. The last point

1. We plan to finish discussing the topic of air pollution by 10am. ……………….., we will look at solutions suggested by OECD state members.

2. With respect to delivery processes, there was no negative feedback from our customers in January. However, ……………….. customer services, a few customers complained that they could not phone us.

3. The new pricing plans can bring about a number of benefits for our airline. ……………….., they will help us compete with foreign low-cost airlines.

4. Those are the four problems that our contractor has outlined in their report. ……………….. that they would like to highlight is the sudden increase in the cost of raw materials.

5. ……………….. examining the two business proposals suggested by the marketing department, the executive board will hold a press conference.

Please find the answers here.

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