Today’s grammar is based on our Geography topic of rivers and using conjunctions correctly. The conjunctions you will need to add are below the text. Read the text carefully to ensure the conjunctions make sense.
Rivers can only start their journey __________________ rain or snow falls in the hills or mountains. The rivers always flow downhill __________________ gravity and over time they will create valleys __________ they are strong enough to erode the rock. Some rivers flow into a lake, __________ others will flow into the sea. Stones and soil can be carried by the rivers _______________ their journey to the sea or lake. The River Severn bust its banks __________________ further rain pushed the water levels high _________ water had nowhere else to go but on land. New devices have been placed in rivers to catch rubbish ______________ it reaches the sea. A river ___________________ is a very important part of the water cycle.
When, therefore, before, because of, if, while, during, so, after, if
Challenge: Now use these same conjunctions to create your own sentences on whatever you wish. Just make sure they make sense in you sentence.
Have a lovely weekend.