常见的并列连词有also, and, but, either ... or, however, not only...but also,
or, or else, so, still, yet, neither...nor.
1. but (但是,可是,而,却)
I hope you don't mind me asking, but where did you buy those shoes?
2. yet (但是;尽管如此)
The car is old, yet it is in good condition. 这辆车旧了,但车况很好。
3. while (而,但是,可是,却)
I do every single bit of housework while my husband Tom just washes the
dishes now and then.
1. for (因为)
I did my best not to show pleasure, but what I was feeling was pure
happiness, for my words had the power to make people laugh.
2. so (因此)
可以连接两个句子, 中间有时用逗号隔开; 也可在so前加and; 还可以放在一个句子的
The shop doesn't open until 11 a.m., so it loses a lot of business.
or连接并列成分时, 意为 "或者, 还是"; 用于否定句中, 意为 "也不",
这时不宜用and; 还有 "否则,要不然"之意, 相当于otherwise。
Would you like a cup of coffee or shall we get down to business right away?
1. and (和,同,与,又,并且)
Stand over there and you'll be able to see it better.
2. not only... but also...(不仅......而且)
Not only I but also Jane and Mary are tired of having one examination
3. neither... nor... (既不......也不)
They worked neither for fame nor for personal gains.
4. both... and... (既......又)
A man should have both courage and wisdom. 人既要有勇气又要有智慧。
1. not... but... (不是......而是)
It was not the bones of an animal but of a human being.
2. rather than(而不是;与其......宁愿)
Rather than ride on a crowded bus, he always prefers to ride a bicycle.
3. when(正当那时,相当于and at that time)
Mary was holidaying with her family in a wildlife park when she was
bitten on the leg by a lion.