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  1. Unregistered
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    albeit ?

    he is a great guy albeit a somewhat shy person.

    Is this sentence correct?

    thank you.

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    Re: albeit ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    he is a great guy albeit a somewhat shy person.

    Is this sentence correct?

    thank you.
    You have the usage of "albeit" right, but you can actually shorten the sentence to:

    He's a great guy, albeit a little shy.

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    Re: albeit ?

    See also https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/a...-although.html - which itself points to another thread!

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