From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishalsoal‧so /ˈɔːlsəʊ $ ˈɒːlsoʊ/ ●●●S1W1 adverb 🔊 🔊 1AND/ALSOin addition to something else that you have mentioned → as well, too 🔊 Information is also available on women’s health care. 🔊 She sings beautifully and also plays the flute and piano. 🔊 The system was not only complicated but also ineffective.RegisterIn written English, avoid starting a sentence with also. Use furthermore or moreover instead, or put also before the main verb:Also, it costs more. → Furthermore, it costs more. | It also costs more.2AND/ALSOused to say that the same thing is true about another person or thing 🔊 My girlfriend was also called Helen.