Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Conjunctive Adverb

Definition: 

A conjunctive adverb is an adverb that functions like a conjunction by expressing the relationship between independent sentences.

Discussion: 

In English, a conjunctive adverb’s position in a sentence is flexible.

Examples: 

(English)

I don’t like the job; still, I’ll take it.

I don’t like the job; I’ll take it, still.