|part of speech:
||a word that connects other words, phrases, clauses, or sentences. "And," "while," and "because" are some conjunctions.
In the sentence "I was sick, so I stayed home from school," the word "so" is a conjunction that links " I was sick" with "I stayed home from school."
- similar words:
||attachment, connection, eclipse
||conjunctional (adj.), conjunctionally (adv.)