Basic Connectors


Los conectores son palabras que unen una idea con otra. Los primeros conectores que aprender谩s son: and, but y or.

Conector AND

And鈥 es usado para indicar adici贸n de ideas. Por ejemplo:

  • I like to drink coffee and tea.
  • My sister watches series and movies.
  • Miranda bought a new swimsuit, sunglasses, and a hat.

Conector BUT

But鈥 es empleado para indicar ideas opuestas. Por ejemplo:

  • I like to drink coffe, but not tea.
  • My sister watches series, but I watch movies.
  • Miranda bought a new swimsuit and sunglasses, but she didn鈥檛 buy a hat.

Conector OR

Or鈥 es utilizado para indicar opciones entre ideas. Por ejemplo:

  • You can drink coffee or tea.
  • Does your sister watch series or movies?
  • Miranda needs to choose one: a new swimsuit or a hat.

Ejercicio de conectores

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  • I love cats and dogs
  • He wants to go to the park, but I want to go to the museum
  • Should I stay or should I go?

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My phrases:

  • I love traveling and try new foods
  • I have been in Argentina but not in Chile
  • Which one do you prefer, sleeping or eating?
  • I like learn English and Japanese.

  • I can read a bit little in English, but I can鈥檛 speak in English.

  • I study English one or two hours at day.

  • I am learning Javascript and MySQL.
  • I had the doubt if learn Javascript or Python.
  • I decided learn Javascript but after I鈥檒l learn Python.


  • And -> Addition
  • But -> Contrast
  • Or -> Options


  • Will I study React or artificial intelligence?

  • I will work and study at the same time.

  • I will study and work but I will not be able to be with my family.

En ingles usamos los conectivos dependiendo de la idea que queramos interconectar:

And: es una conjunci贸n y se traduce como y, se utiliza para conectar dos oraciones que tienen idea similares.
Or: se traduce como O, y es usado para presentar opciones entre dos ideas.
But: esta palabra se traduce al castellano como pero, y se emplea para unir dos oraciones donde la segunda oraci贸n modifica la informaci贸n dada en la primera.

  • I鈥檓 learning english and Swift.

  • I need to work but I鈥檓 so tired

  • Do you want ice cream or popcorn?

I like to read comics and mangas.
She plays guitar, but she doesn鈥檛 play piano.
I would like one thing. A pc gamer or a play station 5.


  • I enjoy ride my bike and go to the gym


  • I like 鈥渓omo saltado鈥, but I don鈥檛 like cooking


  • would you like soda or coffee


  • I like to sing and dance
  • I like the music all a bit, but not the heavy rock
  • You could eat every weekend pozole or salads

My Practice:
AND: use to refer to something and add to my expression or phrase.
+I like to drink coffee and tea.
+My sister watches series and movies
+Miranda bought a new swimsuit, sunglasses and hat.
BUT: the use of this connector is to make a contrast in the sentences.
+I like to drink coffee but not tea.
+My sister watches series, but I watch movies.
+Miranda bought a new swimsuit and sunglasses, but she didn麓t but a hat.
OR: We use this connector to offer options or refer this on my dialogue
+You can drink coffee or tea.
+Does your sister watch series or movies?
+Miranda needs to choose one: a new swimsuit or a hat.

  • I like javascript and python

  • which is better to learn English or Portuguese

I like the movies but not much the series;
I like spend time with my family and dislike spend much time alone.
Sometimes i like play baskeball or soccer

I like soccer and basketball
I love coffee but without sugar
I want to travel, I should choose between Brazil or Peru

  • I like listening to new music and go to the pub.
  • What would you like to eat, pizza or burger?
  • I like to exercise but I don鈥檛 like going to the gym.
  • I like to run in the morning and do exercises at home.
  • I love coffee but only in the morning.
  • I try to study one or two hours every day.

I like piratas and gringas
I will buy a smoking, buy I鈥檒l not buy the shoes.
I want to learn Python or JAVA

I like learn English AND French.
I speak spanish, but I don鈥檛 speak japanese.
I can eat pizza or hamburguese.

  • I like sports and music
  • I like drive cars but I don鈥檛 like motorcycles
  • Do you prefer, run or wakl?
  1. Who is your favorite actor ,Keanu Reeve or Jonny Deed?
  2. I want to work and live alone.
  3. I like to buy a house but i not have many money.
  • I鈥檓 learning typing and English
  • I鈥檓 tall but skinny
  • Which is better blue or red?
I like reading phisics books and c贸mics I love playing soccer but not basquetball Which kind of pizza do you prefer the one with ham and cheese like normal People or the one with pineapple like a crazy People?

She like eats rice and beans.
I woulld like speak whit your father or brother.
He washes movies, but prefer the reads books.

My phrases:

I love traveling and try new foods
I have been in Argentina but not in Chile
Which one do you prefer, sleeping or eating?

I like eat eggs and fruits in my breakfast I can eat coffee or juice to to drink I will can eat breakfast but not lunch in that restaurant
  • I want to learn English and I hope to spoke very flow

  • Russia it鈥檚 beautiful, but it鈥檚 very far from my country

  • You are a CR7 Team or Messi team?

When I鈥檓 hungry after the lunch I use to eat the dessert or an apple but when I鈥檓 starving I always eat the dessert and an apple. :9

i like play soccer and videogames
do you prefer pizza or hamburguer?
i like to wacht movie but not tv show

I like to eat pizza and tacos.
I would like to travel but I have to work more. 馃槮
I like to go to the park or play videogames

I have one brother and one sister
I like go to run but the weather doesn鈥檛 help
I don鈥檛 know if go to run or stay at home

My phrases

  • I like to play and watch football.
  • I eat to much food but don麓t like me sea food.
  • What do you want to do, walk or run?

Other examples about these connectors:

  • I adore going to beach and swimming there.
  • I went to Europe but I didn鈥檛 visit France 馃槮
  • You would like to see: Hiding Memo or Toy Story?

I like to listen hip hop and salsa music.
I would like to live in New York but it is expensive to travel.
Which one do you prefer a black color or white ?

I want to learn programming and bioinformatcis.
I want to dedicate my all time to you, but I have to work.
Do I like you or not

  • I finished a new feature today but I haven鈥檛 tested yet
  • I love Christopher Nolan鈥檚 and Quentin Tarantino鈥檚 movies
  • I have to choose a frontend framework with which I鈥檓 going to work: Svelte or React.

My exercise teacher,
I love to drink coffee, but I don鈥檛 like tea
I have two daughters, Sofia and Sara
Sofia needs to choose one: medicine and bacteriology

I like desing and build
I麓d like to invest in cryptocurrencies but, I haven麓t money right now.
what do you like desing or build?

  • I鈥檝e been reading a book and it鈥檚 very interesting.
  • I have a lot of things to do but I prefer read my book.
  • Should I be reading this beautiful book or doing what I have to do?
  • Galiano can build Towers and houses.

  • They must pay more attention, but less concentration.

  • He doesn麓t decide if that red t-shire or blue pants.

It is hard to choose one or another, I prefer to choose both.

This picture could be useful to review.

  • I like cars and motorcycles.
  • She wants to go to the park, but he wants to go to the beach.
  • Should I buy it or should I save ?
  • I love calm and quiet environments.
  • Do you prefer coffee or tea?
  • I like sweet desserts, but not chocolate ones.

Hello, it鈥檚 good to see classes with Professor C茅sar.

I thought it only appeared on the podcast and Youtube channel, although yes I imagined but how no I had see.
Between Gina Pedraza, Waira, Jhon Carvajal or C茅sar I kind my favorite teachers from the English Academy.

I like play football and play drums, I enjoy do it but I haven麓t much time to practice and improve both hobbies. So I need choose one: Play football or play drums.

I like to eat pizza and pasta.
My cousin plays soccer but not basketball.
My parents travel on Christmas or New year.

I like drink coffee and water.
I like the color blue but I also like green.
She can wear pants or dress.

I love to watch movies and eat pop corns.
My friend likes to play soccer, but not beisball.
Would you like cola or iced tea?

  • I am learning English and JavaScript .
  • Does she like dogs or cats.
  • They like swimming but not soccer.

i love dancing and watch series in netflix.
i love parmesan cheese but i don麓t like cream.

I like read and write.
you choose pineapple or melon
I like flowers but red

I like to listen music and dance.
I have a black car, but my husband has white one
Which one do you prefer, swepping or mopping

  • I like study and learn
    -I like study but not play
    -I can study online or in a classroom

And: I want a salad and a pizza
But: I like to eat but not cook
Or: I will go to the beach or to the cinema

I am from El Salvador and I don't know English...
I love play soccer and exercise My mother listens to romatic music, but not reggaeton. Does ypur cousin is a baker or seller?

I like swin but no play futbol
I like they milk and the bread
She cooks pasta or pizza

I like to sleep and travel
I travel to Spain but not France
Do you Want to go to Paris or Amsterdam?

I love to see harry potter and eat popcorn.
I don鈥檛 like the blue but like the red.
Which animal do you prefer, cat or dog

My theacher whatches movies, but not movies

- she's extremely beautiful and sweet - we are in the meeting, but in one hour we will leave one - does he prefer the sunny day or the rainy day?

My theacher whatches movies, but not movies

I play the accordion and piano
I like milk but i don麓t like water
I eat three or four meal a day

My phrases:

  • I play the guitar and the bass but i can鈥檛 play the piano.
  • I would like a nice tea or a nice coffee
  • She loves the cats but she hates the dogs
  • I am learning english and soft skills
  • I really like coffe but not tea
  • Would you l prefer play soccer o tennis?

My phrases:

  • I like reading and listen to music
  • I drink coffee but I don鈥檛 chocolate
  • I drink two or three coffee cups a day

I like this course.

  • I like coffe but I prefer tea chai.
  • Dog and cat play on the bed.
  • I can go to the doctor by taxi or bus

I want to eat hamburguer and french fries
I have been in venezuela but not in viena
Do you want take bus or train?

I love food and drinks
I love football, but hate basquet
I love music or movies

  • I like make excercise and study in platzi

  • In the morning I wake up to study but i forget make the breakfast

  • I want to travel, but only need choose one, Villa de leyva or San Andres

  • I love playing the guitar and piano.
  • I want to sing, but I can鈥檛.
  • I would like to travel to Russia or Indonesia.

I want to speak better and write to
I would like to make a PhD but I don麓t know when
I don鈥檛 know if I prefer the PhD in two years or more years

Miguel likes to drink vodka and coffee
She bought a new t-shirt, but she didn鈥檛 buy a hat
The game is two options: save the queen or avoid the pump blow up

I love the videogames and the series.

I write code in Python and Golang.
I like the pizza, but not with onios.
Do you have a desktop or a laptop?

I like the movies and videogames.
She likes Doritos but she doesn麓t like ruflles.
I would like a pizza with boneless or spicy chiken hamburger.

i love play videgames and ride bicycle
i want to travel but i don鈥檛 like the hot places
do you want to drink coffee or tea?

  • I love playing videogames and draw on my freetimes.

  • I don麓t like the Chinesse food, because, the food often have a bittersweet flavor, but I like to eat chinesse rice.

  • I always play videogames in the afternoons, sometimes, I play Minecraft or The Sims.

  • I study this course every day and do the exercises.
  • I like apples but not green apples.
  • She can have pancakes or waffles.


  • I have a computer and ipad


  • I like watch movies but not series


  • They can eat or drink

I don麓t like chocolates but I like sweet.
In my free time I prefer to watch movie or read a book
Today I visit my family and my friend

Hello guys! I share you my phrases:

  • I like to play basball and football
  • I love running in the morning but I hate waking up early
  • Would you like to drink coffee or soda?

I like listening to music and watch tv.
I want to go to the movies but i cant leave.
Do you like juice or soft drink

  • I like to watch soccer and I like to play too.

  • My wife loves to walk with your dogs, but she doesn鈥檛 like to run with them.

  • Ricardo needs to do exercise or plays sports.

I want to learn English and Development.

I consider development essential in my career but if I mix it with my knowledge about journalism.

If I learn English which is the next step: learn Chinese or Korean.

I like drink and cofee
I speak spanish but not speak chinese
Sheyla has a new car that she chose

I have two sons Lio and Bastian
I like to drink coffee in the morning but not in the afternoon
Who are you going with, with melon or watermelon?

I love sleep and eat.
She likes sing but she dont like dance
Do you have iphone or samsung?

I like to drink water, coffe and bear
I want to have a better job, but i need to learn English
Do you prefer work at the office or at home?

  • I love drive my motorcycle and know new places

  • I have so much to learn so, I can learn english or programmation

  • I enjoy learning new things but not doing homeworks

I have a computer and a cellphone
My brother like to drink water but not soda
I want to study chemistry or engineer

  • Today is an excellent day and I鈥檓 going to study

  • I live in Venezuela, but soon I will live in Spain

  • My sister loves to sing or dance.

These are my examples:

  1. I am learning English and Marketing at Platzi.
  2. My mother speak spanish, but she doesn鈥檛 speak english.
  3. Do you like Friends or Seinfeld?

I like programming language R and Py
I write more code in R, but less in Py
Do you like programming language R or Py?

My favorite fruits are mango, watermelon and apple.

I like some fruits but not much vegetables.

What I prefer Vegetables or fruits?

  • I like to cook and eat cake.
    -I have a new book but I haven鈥檛 read it.
  • I would like to travel to Italy or France.

My examples:

  • I like to listening to music and read
  • I love archery but I don鈥檛 like soccer
  • In the morning I drink juice or milk


  • I鈥檓 learning Javascript and English
  • I studied mechatronic engineering but I鈥檓 working as frontend developer
  • I study English for one or two hours at day

My son鈥檚 dog is white AND black.
I would like to take a taxi BUT not a bus.
Would you like a red OR a blue car?