Addition: using ‘also’


Here is some more information on this linking word. Note the use of punctuation.

Linking word: Also

Meaning: As well as; plus 

Common use 1: Connects between sentences

Grammar: Complete clause. Pronoun + linking word + rest of complete clause

Example: Many hospitals try to raise money privately. They also receive government subsidies.

Common error: Many hospitals try to raise money privately. They also receiving government subsidies.


Common use 2
: Connects between sentences

Grammar: Complete clause. Linking word + comma + complete clause

Example: Many hospitals try to raise money privately. Also, they receive government subsidies.

Common error: Many hospitals try to raise money privately. Also, they receiving government subsidies

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