Unformatted text preview: meaning of a sentence. Such phrases should be set off by commas. Here is an example - My brother, it seems, will be moving to Florida. The phrase it seems is not necessary to the meaning of the sentence and could be deleted. Transitional expressions are words or phrases that show a relationship between two ideas, sentences, or paragraphs. Here is an example:- My brother likes to eat junk food. My sister, on the other hand, wold could live on salads. The phrase on the other hand is a transitional expression that shows contrast. For a list of transitional words or phrases, go to the following link: http://homepages.uhwo.hawaii.edu/~writing/transitexp.htm Transitional expressions should be offset by commas....
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- Spring '11
- English, transitional expressions, introductory phrases