To add emphasis to responses or explanations, you can use the French exclamative conjunctions mais
Some coordinating conjunctions are used in pairs or multiples to emphasize the connection between two or more grammatically equivalent words or phrases. These emphatic coordinating conjunctions, aka correlative conjunctions, might connect adjectives, nouns, adverbs, verbs, or even independent clauses.
Think it's difficult to use this French expression? Au contraire !
There's a way to use the subordinating conjunction que
that isn't often taught in school: as a substitute for another conjunction. This usage is neither informal nor unusual, but it is limited to a specific construction and for a specific reason.
Many French conjunctions and conjunctive phrases require the subjunctive, notably those which link cause and effect.
French has two closely related negative conjunctions: ni
(nor) and ne ... ni ... ni
(neither ... nor).
One of the eight parts of speech, conjunctions are used as connectors between grammatically related words or phrases. There are two kinds of conjunctions, depending on whether that relationship is equal or unequal.
Two or more words often join to create a conjunctive phrase, which just means a series of words that acts like a conjunction. Most French conjunctive phrases end in que
and all are subordinating conjunctions.
Subordinating conjunctions connect two unequal clauses: a main clause and a dependent or subordinate clause.
Connectives are links: they combine words, phrases, or sentences. Connectives do not constitute a single part of speech, but rather a category of terms including all conjunctions and prepositions as well as certain types of adverbs and pronouns used in this way.