Linking words play an important role in the cohesion of texts (specially written texts), because they are used to connect ideas.
We use them to link two sentences or clauses (e.g. and, when, if). There are different kinds of linkers. For a start, let’s try these ones which are easy to use.
Giving examples and adding information
Vegetables are a good source of vitamins; for example pepper has vitamin C.
Singers such as Bruno Mars and Madonna are popular throughout the world.
Many people enjoy learning English. Furthermore, they are often surprised to see how many words in English are similar to words in their own language.
In addition to pop music, she likes jazz.
As well as
She likes classical music and she also likes jazz / likes jazz too.