06/05/16 What Expressions Can I Use to Give Examples?


for instance; for example; e.g.; in particular

These expressions introduce particular examples to illustrate what has been said.
People often behave strangely when they’re abroad. Take Mrs Ellis, for example/ for instanceIn writing, the abbreviation e.g. (Latin exempli gratia) is often used to mean “for example.”
Some common minerals, e.g. silica or olivine, …

In particular focuses on a special example.
We are not at all happy with the work you did on the new kitchen. In particular, we consider that the quality of the wood used for the cupboards…