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    Default This is not just a sad-but-true story

    This is not just a sad-but-true story; the girl's experience is horrible and damaging,____ a sense of love shines through every word.

    A) so
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    Default Re: This is not just a sad-but-true story

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    This is not just a sad-but-true story; the girl's experience is horrible and damaging,____ a sense of love shines through every word.

    A) so
    B) for
    C) thus
    D) nor
    E) yet


    Why E?
    Why not?

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    Default Re: This is not just a sad-but-true story

    Does it mean besides; in addition in the sentence?

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    Default Re: This is not just a sad-but-true story

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    Does it mean besides; in addition in the sentence?
    No, it means "even so" "in spite of that".

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    Default Re: This is not just a sad-but-true story

    Or despite that

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    Or despite that
    Yes.

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