View Poll Results: ..... it was expensive, they still bought it.

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    #31

    Re: Although or However?

    Quote Originally Posted by Anonymous View Post
    Synonyns in this position:

    They still bought it, although, it was expensive.
    They still bought it, however, it was expensive.
    I think the comma in the first sentence after although is incorrect. I would write "They still bought it, although it was expensive."

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    #32

    Re: Although or However?

    What makes you think it's wrong?

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    #33

    Re: Although or However?

    Well, I would not use it, because although is introcuding a subordinate clause and you don't make a pause after although.

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    #34

    Re: Although or However?

    Sorry- I missed the comma in the part you quoted. I get your point and agree with you. Sorry for being a bit slow on the uptake. ;--)

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    #35

    Re: Although or However?

    although

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