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    i need help

    good morning / evening

    i need some explanation about the use of (although) , (despite) , and (despite of)

    i need it as fast as you can!!!

    thanks alot


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    Re: i need help

    All of them imply a contrast, the difference is their use. For example:

    Although he is rich, he is very unhappy. (A finite clause follows)
    Despite being rich, he is very unhappy. (An ing- non-finite clause follows)
    In spite of being rich, he is very unhappy. (NOT "despite of") (An ing- non-finite clause follows)
    Last edited by Boadicea; 25-Dec-2007 at 00:28.

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