1. but 但是，可是，而，却
例：I hope you don't mind me asking, but where did you buy those shoes?
2. yet 但是；尽管如此
例：The car is old, yet it is in good condition. 这辆车旧了，但车况很好。
3. while 而，但是，可是，却
例：I do every single bit of housework while my husband Bob just does the dishes now and then.
1. for 因为
例：I did my best not to show pleasure, but what I was feeling was pure happiness, for my words had the power to make people laugh.
2. so 因此
例：The shop doesn't open until 11 a.m., so it loses a lot of business.
例：Would you like a cup of coffee or shall we get down to business right away?
1. and 和，同，与，又，并且
例：Stand over there and you'll be able to see it better.
2. not only... but also... 不仅……而且
例：Not only I but also Jane and Mary are tired of having one examination after another.
3. neither... nor... 既不……也不
例：They worked neither for fame nor for personal gains. 他们工作一不为名，二不为利。
4. both... and... 既……又
例：A man should have both courage and wisdom. 人既要有勇气又要有智慧。
1. not... but... 不是……而是
It was not the bones of an animal but of a human being. 这不是一只动物的骨头，而是人的骨头。
2. rather than 而不是；与其……宁愿
Rather than ride on a crowded bus, he always prefers to ride a bicycle.
3. when 正当那时，相当于and at that time
Jasmine was holidaying with her family in a wildlife park when she was bitten on the leg by a lion.