Connectors or Linking words 1

Copulative Connectors:

and - y

It is hard for a student to work and study at the same time.
Es difícil para un estudiante trabajar y estudiar al mismo tiempo
not only...but also... - no solo...sino también...

Mary plays not only the guitar but also the violin.
Mary no solo toca la guitarra sino también el violín.
not only...but...as well - no solo...sino...también

She is not only beautiful but very intelligent as well.
Ella no solo es hermosa sino que es muy inteligente también.
both...and... - tanto...como... / ambas cosas

Bill wants both to earn more money and to work less.
Bill quiere ambas cosas, ganar más dinero y trabajar menos.

no sooner...than... - apenas...cuando...

I had no sooner gotten into the bathtub than the telephone rang.
Apenas me había metido en la bañera cuando sonó el teléfono.

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