Speak About:

Present

Past

Past to Present

Future

Abilities - Responsibilities

Asking Questions

Choosing the Right Phrase

Combining Verbs

Explaining Ideas

Describing Your World

Complex Ideas

Relating Ideas, People, Objects

Speaking about Objects

Wondering about Situations

Linking Cause to Effect

Linking Language

Therefore

'Therefore' introduces a sentence that explains the effect of the event mentioned in the preceding sentence. 'Therefore' is used as a linking word and is followed by a comma.

Example:

Therefore, you should remember to postdate the checks before mailing the bills.

Therefore, income tax forms must be filled out completely.

Consequently

'Consequently' introduces a sentence that explains the effect of the event mentioned in the preceding sentence. 'Consequently' is used as a linking word and is followed by a comma.

Example:

Consequently, the minimum payment fee was applied to all new accounts.

Consequently the financial leasing is being postponed indefinitely