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______ John was exhausted but he still managed to win
b) even though
Which is the correct one & why?? Thks in advance!
Guest:For me, it would sound better without the "but":
although/even though John was exhausted, he still managed to win
about the difference between although/even though I can't say...
I agree with the Guest that "but" should not be part of that sentence.
Anonymous:Giver her a break and answer her question guys, she's obvioulsy a student of English.
Good answer here: http://www.englishforums.com/English/EvenThoughThough/xrgx/Post.htm#68898
Anonymous:hi there, dear you can not use although/even though with but, say: although John was exhausted, he managed to win,you also used still in your sentence , how much conjuctions and subordinates etc, we can use one, although/even though, or still or but. try it yourself
Anonymoushi there, dear you can ...Please realize that it is not appropriate to address strangers, such as members of a forum, as "dear". Save that for your family members and very close friends and in the formula for beginning letters.
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