20 terms

CONNECTORS: but, however, although, despite, because, because of, so

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but
The building on the left looked terrible, _____ the one on the right was freshly painted.
despite
She was very happy ___ being poor.
but
I like most dogs, ____ not poodles. I hate them!
because
The phone broke ___ I dropped it.
because
She was angry ___ her TV was stolen.
although
___ she had a map, she could not find her way.
although
___ she likes dogs, she hates to hear barking.
although
___ she tried on three pairs of shoes, she still couldn't find any that she liked.
However
It was a nice day.
___ it was too cold to swim.
However
You are smart.
___ you need to work harder.
despite
We went to the park ___ the rain.
although
___ it was a no parking zone, he parked there anyway.
so
Her phone broke, ___ she got angry.
because
The baby cried ___ it was hungry.
because
People liked her______ she was nice.
However
He was nice.
_____ people didn't like him.
although
______ he was nice, people didn't like him.
despite
We arrived on time _____ the heavy traffic.
because of
We arrived late ______ the heavy traffic.
so
There was heavy traffic, _____ we arrived late.

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