1. In spite of, despite, although :
a. In spite of / despite:
- In spite of/ despite the cold , she went out in shorts
- In spite of/ despite his wealth ,Farid does not give alms to the poor.
- In spite of / despite having enough money, he refuses to buy a car.
- In spite of / despite being illiterate, some women use the magazine’s pictures as resources for making dress.
Form : In spite of / despite + noun/ pronoun/ verb+ing
- Although it rained a lot, we enjoyed the holiday
- We enjoyed the holiday although it rained alot
- Although it was cold, shewent out in shorts
- Although he is rich , Farid doesnot give alms to the poor.
Form: although + s + verb
2. However, nevertheless, yet :
- The book is expensive. Nevertheless , many people buy it.
- Johnis terrified of flying. Nevertheless , he flies to London at least once a month because of his work
- Frank is very shy. However , his sister is very outgoing.
- Some Moroccan women are illiterate. However ,they benefit from pictures in magazines