And. This word is one of seven coordinating conjunctions which can be memorised using the acronym FANBOYS.
The following sentences show and used as a glue in series of things:
- Pencils, markers, paper clips and staples.
- Outstanding shares are those held by all shareholders, institutional investors, and company officers or insiders.
And can be used to connect phrases such as in these sentences:
- Calling clients, reading email, and attending conferences take up most of my time.
And can be used to join complete sentences:
- Republicans have the view in Congress that the states should be responsible for themselves, and the states should make rules for social welfare.