Printable Handout: Contrasts

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Q1 - She was happy with her marks after the test, ___ she had hoped for a higher grade.
despite
although
however
Q2 - My son is going to get married ___ I may think.
although
whatever
however
nevertheless
Q3 - She does a lot of exercise, _____ she hasn't lost any weight.
despite
nevertheless
but
however
Q4 - _____ they are very rich, they are really mean.
But
Yet
Though
Whatever
Q5 - Cars are very convenient. ____, parking is a major problem.
Although
Despite
However
Q6 - ____ the fact that it was cold, she went out in a t-shirt.
Despite
In spite
Although
Though
Even Though
Q7 - It was hard, ____ I managed to do it.
however
but
nevertheless

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