Connectors (or conjunctions) signal how our thoughts are connected, so of course they’re valuable for understanding spoken English and for speaking too. They’re also valuable if you’re taking a speaking exam for IELTS or Cambridge First Certificate. Using them correctly can boost your score.
In this video lesson we tell a funny story and show some of the most common connectors in spoken English in action. We also compare a couple that my students sometimes muddle up: so and because.