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Table 5 Contextual ambiguity of explicit connectives

From: The biomedical discourse relation bank

Connective Type Senses Tokens
accordingly 2: Cause, Conjunction 2
although 2: Concession, Contrast 76
and 6: Cause, Concession, Conjunction, Continuation, Purpose, Temporal 274
as 3: Cause, Purpose, Temporal 23
both upon 2: Circumstance, Temporal 2
but 2: Concession, Contrast 42
by 3: Cause, Purpose, Temporal 262
nally 2: Conjunction, Temporal 21
however 2: Concession, Contrast 117
in part by 2: Cause, Purpose 3
in particular 2: Instantiation, Restatement 4
in response to 3: Cause, Circumstance, Temporal 12
in turn 3: Cause, Conjunction, Temporal 6
in 2: Circumstance, Purpose 3
indeed 2: Circumstance, Reinforcement 15
on the other hand 2: Concession, Contrast 6
once 2: Circumstance, Temporal 7
second 2: Conjunction, Temporal 3
since 2: Cause, Temporal 52
so 2: Cause, Restatement 7
then 2: Restatement, Temporal 91
therefore 2: Cause, Restatement 75
thus 2: Cause, Restatement 77
upon 2: Cirsumstance, Temporal 15
when 3: Circumstance, Condition, Temporal 65
while 4: Concession, Conjunction, Contrast, Temporal 64
whilst 2: Concession, Contrast 4
Total - 1328