Conjunctive Word

Conjunctive Word

 

a word that links two clauses while remaining a part of one of them (Russian Chelovek, kotoryi bylzdes’ tol’ko chto, talantlivyi khudozhnik, “The man who was just here is a talented artist”).

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A sudden topic change without a conjunctive word was one of the typical causes for communication difficulty.
Notice the use of the disjunctive word "or" as opposed to the conjunctive word "and.