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    Meaning of words

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    What is a difference between, hence, therefore, however, nevertheless, despite and thereby?
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    Re: Meaning of words

    Welcome to the forums, Mary.

    The difference lies in the way they are used.

    Click here to bookmark the OneLook Dictionary Search where you will find examples of their use.

    Ask us later if you have any specific problems.

    Rover

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    Re: Meaning of words

    Hi Mary,

    I love this talking learner's dictionary. You could search the words here.

    See, I just searched "hence" for you:
    Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary
    www.EFLJournal.com
    A free email English guide!

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    Re: Meaning of words

    Quote Originally Posted by a_vee View Post
    Hi Mary,

    I love this talking learner's dictionary. You could search the words here.

    See, I just searched "hence" for you:
    Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary
    Hi
    Thank you so much

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