The following list represents a number of sentence starters or transitions between your ideas:

Common or widespread ideas

  • Numerous …
  • Many …
  • More than …
  • Several …
  • Almost all …
  • The majority …
  • Most …
  • Commonly …
  • Significant …
  • … is prevalent …
  • … is usual …
  • Usually …

Uncommon or rare ideas

  • Seldom …
  • Few …
  • Not many …
  • A few …
  • … is uncommon
  • … is scarce …
  • Rarely …
  • … is rare …
  • … is unusual …

Inconclusive ideas

  • Perhaps …
  • … may be …
  • … might be …
  • There is limited evidence for …
  • … is debated …
  • … is possibly …
  • … could …
  • … may include …

Adapted from:

Manalo. E., Wont_Toi, G., & Bartlett-Trafford, J. (2009). The business of writing: Written communication skills for business students (3rd ed.). Auckland: Pearson Education New Zealand.

From: http://www2.eit.ac.nz/library/ls_guides_sentencestarters.html

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