Results 1 to 2 of 2

    • Join Date: Nov 2009
    • Posts: 62
    • Post Thanks / Like

    Lightweight, yet tough

    Now you can turn back the clock, or show just how long you've stuck by your team! Lightweight, yet tough enough to take what gamers can dish out, this 100% Nylon Pittsburgh Pirates pullover jacket with 3/4 side zipper offers both style and substance. Features full or left chest team name application in popular tailsweep design.

    Can I say "but" in place of yet?

  1. charliedeut's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Spain
      • Current Location:
      • Spain

    • Join Date: Oct 2009
    • Posts: 5,560
    • Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Lightweight, yet tough

    You can say "but" instead of "yet", but the shade of meanuing will be different: "yet" is used to emphasize that the jacket described possesses both characteristics: it is light and also tough. "But" just contrasts adjectives

Similar Threads

  1. [General] in tough times or at tough times
    By lovecindy in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-Sep-2009, 15:41
  2. I also had a tough time at first.
    By flytothesky in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 28-Jun-2009, 12:07
  3. "the going gets tough, the tough gets going"
    By phalkun in forum English Idioms and Sayings
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 02-Nov-2007, 14:37
  4. tough get going
    By user_gary in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-Feb-2007, 15:33
  5. tough or rough meat ?
    By whl626 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 19-Mar-2004, 00:33


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts