Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: discourse marker

Definitions: In conclusion is used to begin the concluding paragraph.

Examples: In conclusion, although the internet can distract and misinform students, with the right supervision it can inspire children to explore interesting topics for themselves. For this reason, I believe…

Synonyms: to conclude, in summary, to summarise

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 20 A