although conjunction இருப்பினும்.

1 used for introducing a statement that makes the main statement in a sentence seem surprising though.

  • Although the sun was shining, it wasn’t very warm.
  • Although small, the kitchen is well designed.

2 used to mean ‘but’ or ‘however’ when you are commenting on a statement

  • I felt he was wrong, although I didn’t say so at the time.
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