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Words Expressing Concession And Contrast

Concession or contrast may be expressed in several ways. For example, we can use though or although. Other words or expressions that can be used to express concession or contrast include notwithstanding, as, however, whatever, all the same,...

In Spite Of

In spite of means notwithstanding. It is used as a preposition. In spite of + noun means more or less the same as although + clause. They went out in spite of the rain....

But vs. Though vs. Despite vs. In Spite Of

All of these words show contrast. But and though are conjunctions. They are used to join two clauses together. In spite of and despite are prepositions. They are followed by a noun or an...