Addition: Using ‘Furthermore’


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

Linking word: Furthermore

Meaning: As well as; plus (formal)

Common use 1: Connects between sentences

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

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

Common error: Many hospitals try to raise money privately, furthermore they receive government subsidies. 

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