English - Alternative Forms
English - Etymology
English - Pronunciation
English - Conjunction
- Though, even though, in spite of the fact that: introducing a clause that expresses a concession.
- But, except.
- When conjunctions, the words "although" and "though" are generally interchangeable:
- "Although" is usually placed at the beginning of its clause, whereas "though" may occur elsewhere and is the more common term when used to link words or phrases (as in "wiser though poorer"). In certain constructions, only "though" is acceptable: