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Despite the fact that.‘even though he was bigger, he never looked down on me’
- ‘The family did not bring up the question of paternity even though she went on to have five more children.’
- ‘However you will not be asleep, in fact you will be aware all the time even though your mind may wander.’
- ‘He went to Galway and the people there asked him to move on, even though he had a permit.’
- ‘But he is not in fact a trustee at all, even though he may be liable to account as if he were.’
- ‘Few major power stations were built over the decade, even though demand increased.’
- ‘His shows are reportedly well worth catching, even though he does say so himself.’
- ‘MPs are widely thought to be corrupt even though the vast majority of them are anything but.’
- ‘The material was rather light and it felt as though she had nothing on, even though she knew she did.’
- ‘Evolution is still a theory even though it is now taught in state schools as hard facts.’
- ‘I had very positive experiences in all my four births, even though they all had to be induced.’
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