# Correlative Conjunctions, Definitions and Examples

English Correlative Conjunctions, Definitions and Examples

A correlative conjunction is essentially a coordinate conjunction used in pairs.

A correlative conjunction gets its name from the fact that it is a paired conjunction that has a reciprocal or complementary relationship.

 Both … and Either … or Not only … but also So … as Just … as The … the As much … as No sooner … than If … then Hardly … when What with … and Such … that Neither … nor Rather … than Whether … or Scarcely … when As … as So … that