OPPOSITE CONNECTORS: ALTHOUGH
27 / 04 / 2006
OPPOSITE CONNECTORS: ALTHOUGH: meaning and examples
Today we are continuing with our look at connectors that contrast opposite or contradictory ideas.
Today's word is: although
It is used: to introduce a statement that makes your main statement seem surprising, or that makes your main statement seem less true.
She is a very popular writer, although personally I find her novels very boring.
Although most people I know have a place to live, food and a job, they spend a large percentage of their day complaining. Perhaps they should spend more time being thankful for what they have!
I love living in Barcelona, although sometimes I miss my family.
When you read in English, try to notice how this and other connectors are used. You will improve your understanding of them little by little.
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