Sequence and illustration words

Sequence and illustration words

Sequence words

These words indicate that there is an order to the following ideas, discussion or description.

  • first, second, third
  • A,B,C
  • in the first place
  • for one thing
  • then
  • next
  • before
  • now
  • after
  • while
  • into
  • until
  • last
  • during
  • since
  • always
  • later
  • earlier
Illustration Words

These words let the reader know that an example will follow.

  • for example
  • specifically
  • for instance
  • to illustrate
  • such as
  • focusing on
  • in the same way
  • including