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however in English:

1. but


Thanks, but no thanks.
There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice.
It's only a small house but it meets my needs perfectly.
But of course that was a long time ago.
But what will you do if he doesn't come?
Irene Pepperberg, a researcher at Northwestern University, is discovering that a parrot can not only mimic people but also learn the meaning of words.
I may seem confident, but I get extremely nervous speaking in front of people. My hands tremble, I get all tongue-tied, and sometimes I don't even know what I'm saying myself.
After that, I left, but then I realized that I forgot my backpack at their house.
Prime numbers are like life; they are completely logical, but impossible to find the rules for, even if you spend all your time thinking about it.
He puts on a show of being impartial and unbiased, but I think he's just a guy with no opinion of his own.
It may seem like just a little thing to you, but Tom is really worried about the whole thing.
He promised to bring new industries to the region, but politicians rarely keep their word.
It was very cold last night, so we didn't go outside, but stayed indoors.
Cats are like girls. If they talk to you it's great, but if you try to talk to them, it doesn't go so well.
My friend recommended that I shouldn't buy an iPad yet, but to wait until I see what Apple's competitors come out with.

English word "however"(but) occurs in sets:

zamienniki prostych słów

2. nevertheless


I knew a lot about the subject already, but her talk was interesting nevertheless.
What you said was true. It was, nevertheless, a little unkind.
Nevertheless, the topic is worth discussing.
It is nevertheless a good sentence.
The stories that circulated about the old graveyard were contradictory, but nevertheless made your heart freeze.
Nevertheless, many are choosing early retirement.
You cannot compare the strength of a man to that of a tiger, but nevertheless, the tiger is still the inferior creature.
I don't know Spanish, but with the help of a Spanish-German dictionary, I nevertheless understood your letter to some extent.
I am tired; nevertheless, I must finish my homework.
We're quite insignificant, but awesome nevertheless.
Nevertheless, devout conversation on spiritual things helps no little with spiritual progress.
He didn't tell me why he'd been late, but I knew it nevertheless
The words however, nevertheless, and therefore are extremely useful...
1. Nevertheless, accidents still occur. 2. The building is guarded around the clock, but robberies occur nevertheless. 3. It’s a difficult race. Nevertheless, about 1,000 runners participate every year.
This is an intelligent man; nevertheless, he is not competent in this domain. / I agree with you; nevertheless, I'd like to add some details.

English word "however"(nevertheless) occurs in sets:

new opportunities - intermediate

3. h


h for humour
H is not pronounced in French.
A Turkish soft G and a Spanish H eloped and had lots of completely silent children together.
The chemical symbol H expresses hydrogen.
It's a good idea to stop using direct-links to files. Use a trick like starting the URL with double-width h t t p or something.
The Esperanto alphabet has 28 letters: a, b, c, ĉ, d, e, f, g, ĝ, h, ĥ, i, j, ĵ, k, l, m, n, o, p, r, s, ŝ, t, u, ŭ, v, z.
h is a dummy variable.

4. all the same


Derek, it's nice to see you, but all the same I wish you wouldn't come here without calling first.
He promised to come to the party on Friday; all the same I don't think we should count on him.
Thanks for your support all the same.
all the same, don't forget the others who do drive

5. used when saying something that seems different or surprising after your previous statement



English word "however"(used when saying something that seems different or surprising after your previous statement) occurs in sets:

2. OPINION Wordlist

6. although


although + full sentence
Although an increase of unmarried mothers is needed in order to escape the declining birth rate for some reason public opinion in Japan is avoiding this argument.
The President cannot make clouds to rain and cannot make the corn to grow, he cannot make business good; although when these things occur, political parties do claim some credit for the good things that have happened in this way.
Schools have tried to limit their use by not allowing them to be used in math classes, although they allow them in science lessons to save time.
Although Al-Sayib would never admit it, the real reason he hates noobs that much is that he got pwned by one while Dima watched and laughed his ass off.
Although I was the eldest son in the family, I was the third child in the sequence, so everyone from superiors to inferiors called Yun “third lady.”
Aristotle maintained that women have fewer teeth than men; although he was twice married, it never occurred to him to verify this statement by examining his wives' mouths.
Although I broke test tubes and played about with chemicals for fun, I did occasionally manage to obey the teacher's instructions as well; repeating experiments that others had long ago undertaken.
Они вернутся, хотя не хотят|They will return although they don’t want to
a material resources deteriorate over time, although its human resources improve
The forgot username process, although an available option in the career section properties, should not be used since users are forced to log using their email address.
You use although to introduce a subordinate clause which contains a statement that contrasts with the statement in the main clause
He had a weak point --this Fortunato --although in other regards he was a man to be respected and even feared. He prided himself on his connoisseurship in wine.
Those who choose to retire can do so as early as sixty-two, although starting to draw their Social Security distributions at that age would mean that the payments would be reduced by twenty percent.
Although I modified this extravagance later by including the beautiful life among the works of art that alone gave a meaning to life, it was still beauty that I valued.

7. used to give a contrary argument



English word "however"(used to give a contrary argument) occurs in sets:

Most common adverbs

8. does not matter in which way



English word "however"(does not matter in which way) occurs in sets:

Advanced English words that start with "H"