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  • though


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    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • conj.
      虽然,尽管; 即使; 纵然;
    • adv.
      可是,但是; 不过; 然而; 话虽这样说;
  • 实用场景例句

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    • 虽然
    • 尽管
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    • 纵然
    • 可是
    • 但是
    • 不过
    • 然而
    • 话虽这样说

    Though his background was modest, it was in no sense deprived.



    Below you, though still 50 miles off, is the most treeless stretch of land imaginable.



    Though the service is available only in California, its founder Michael Cane says he plans to franchise it in other states.



    Though rates are heading down, they still offer real returns of 8% or so.



    Over time, though, Watson's views gained in popularity.



    Though the Indian labor pool is large, it is also primarily unskilled.

    印度的劳动力储备量很大, 可是基本上是没有技术的.


    Though he was not dry behind the ears, he had to make a living by himself.

    他虽未成年, 但得自己谋生.


    He's the best teacher even though he has the least experience.



    Though the man I introduced to you last night looks somewhat boorish, he is a diamond in the rough.

    我昨天晚上介绍给你认识的那个人虽然看上去有点没礼貌, 可他是个外粗内秀的人.


    Find a good cartographer. Though his maps may cost more, they are extremely accurate.

    找一个好制图师. 价钱可能有点贵, 但是一分钱一分货嘛.


    This plant prefers alkaline soil, though it will readily tolerate some acidity.

    这种植物在酸性土壤中也能生存, 但碱性土壤更加适宜.


    Though thy enemy seem a mouse, yet watch him like a lion.

    敌人即使像老鼠, 也要当作狮子防.


    Her face, though sad, still evoked a feeling of serenity.

    她的脸色虽然悲伤, 但仍使人感觉安详.


    He went out though it was raining hard.



    It's quite pleasant today, though the wind is rather cool.



    The strong wind was hurling bits of wood around as though they were toys.



    Purple, though beautiful, adds years to the age.

    紫色虽美, 但会使人显得老气.


    I can't find it though I've looked everywhere.



    Cecil can be very rude in private, though in public he is usually polite.

    塞西尔在大庭广众中通常很有礼貌, 但私下里很粗鲁.


    My mother is still going strong though she is in her seventies.



    Though it may be possible to measure the value of material goods in terms of money, it is extremely difficult to estimate the true value of the services which people perform for us.



    Even though at their last gasp, the enemies will still put up their deathbed struggle.

    即使是奄奄一息, 敌人也还是要作垂死挣扎的.


    He made as though he didn't hear.



    She didn't feel a bit nervous though it was the first time she'd spoken in public.



    It is embarrassing to have someone looking over your shoulder while you're at work, as though you could not be trusted.

    你工作时有人严密监视着, 好像你不可靠似的,这真叫人难堪.


    I wish you had told me, though.

    话虽这样说, 你告诉我就好了.


    I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live.

    我就是复活与生命, 谁相信我, 虽死犹生.


  • 真题例句

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    Not everyone with a tendency to fantasise will develop HSAM, though, so Patihis suggests that something must have caused them to think so much about their past.


    Though it helps for children to investigate care facilities, involving their parents in the decision-making process may prove very important.


    It is not always the case, though.


    But nobody greeted the daughter and mother when they arrived, though the visit has been planned; nobody introduced them to the other residents.


    If you have a sign in your yard declaring what setup you use, that'd point them in the right direction, though at that point, we're talking about a highly targeted, semi-sophisticated attack, and not the sort of forced-entry attack that makes up the majority of burglaries.


    That was nothing though, compared to Germans, Italians, and the French, who stayed up around an hour and a half later on various days throughout the summer to watch the Cup.


    Even if that's the case, though, the above findings are still striking.


    In recent months, though, environmental studies indicate there have been signs of improvement.


    Under these circumstances, it's natural to look for what may appear to be the most "practical" way out of the problem "Major in a subject designed to get you a job" seems the obvious answer to some, though this ignores the fact that many disciplines in the humanities characterized as "soft" often, in fact, lead to employment and success in the long run.


    Energy independence" and its rhetorical (修辞的) companion "energy security" are, however, slippery concepts that are rarely though through


    For now the app is also iPad-exclusive, and though a few of these educational institutions are giving the hardware away for free, for other students who don't have such a luxury it's an added layer of cost — and an expensive one at that.


    Kodak's decision to file for bankruptcy(破产)protection is a sad, though not unexpected, turning point for a leading American corporation that pioneered consumer photography and dominated the film market for decades, but ultimately failed to adapt to the digital revolution


    The value of listed shares in American firms collapsed by 57% from its peak in October 2007 to a low in March this year, though it has since bounced back somewhat.


    Mr Obama's plan to curb carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions (排放), though necessary, will be far from cost-free, whatever his sunny speeches on the subject might suggest


    Excuses can get very elaborate: "I know I'm look at another's exam, even though I'm supposed to keep my eyes on my own paper, but that's not cheating because I'm just checking my answers, not copying.


    She's afraid she won't be able to attend your class this afternoon though.


    Though they watched him every hour of the day, they never saw Herpin sleeping


    Even though many teenagers in the US enjoy reading, they still have other interests.


    And in the first part of the lesson, the first half hour, the man who runs the class will go though some particular part of the car, and we'll learn about it


    So there used to be transport problems, now though there are new train links and better roads, but it may be that some smaller towns inland remain not very well connected, is that OK?


    The company pledged to cut 600 back-office positions, though some 150 workers in those roles would be reassigned to other jobs.


    Contrary to some stereotypes, most adolescents believe they must be tolerant of differences among individuals ( ' , though they do not always find this easy in the cliquish ( ' , 拉帮结派的) environment of high school).


    A surprising thing for the man who runs one of the world's most powerful economies to say? Perhaps; though in the run-up to the five-year review of the Millennium ( ' , 千年的) Goals, he is far from alone.


    The electronic industry is maturing even though no wonder products hit the market.


    Rising more than 1,000 feet in the middle of the gently rolling plains of Wyoming, the massive column of rock looks as though it was dropped down into this location from a different time and place.


    Traditionally, guidelines have heavily influenced the practice of medicine, and the latest ones are expected to make doctors more conscious of the economic consequences of their decisions, even though there's no obligation to follow them.


    She was fortunate, though.


    Hall's findings suggest there's an argument to be made for electing to use African American, though one can't help but get the sense that it's a decision that papers over the urgency of continued progress.


    Though the United States has fewer women in the workforce(68percent compared to Sweden's 77 percent).


    Though the Swedish model appears workable for most American parents, it may not be accepted by them in its entirety


    Though having a child is a deeply personal decision, it's shaped by culture, religion, economics, and government policy.


    Though the decline started in the 1970s, it became much steeper beginning in 2000.


    Experts see a movement toward the use of mobile technology in education, though they say it is in its infancy as professors try to come up with useful applications


    They say that they are drawn to the prospect of learning applications outside the classroom, though such lesson plans have yet to surface.


    It's not that robots are cheaper than humans, though often they are.


    And though Hu Jintao and the rest of the Chinese leadership aren't inclined to lecture visiting Presidents, he might gently hint that Beijing is getting a little nervous about the value of the dollar-which has fallen 15% since March, in large part because of increasing fears that America's debt load is becoming unmanageable


    The average American teenager sends or receives 75 text messages a day, though one girl managed to handle an average of 10000 every 24 hours for a month.


    Though its overall effect may be positive, its costs and benefits are distributed unevenly.


    Academic studies have found no evidence so far that older voters have used their power at the ballot box to push for policies that specifically benefit them, though if in future there are many more of them they might start doing so.


    Many experts now believe that given the right policies, the effects, though grave, need not be catastrophic


    Though Plant's findings were more positive, she too warns against thinking that racism and racial inequalities are no longer a problem.


    Though humor is essentially social, how you use it says a lot about your sense of self.


    The origins, though not the cause of Ebola-Sudan, can be traced back to a single individual in a Sudanese town.


    Though Andrea kept her job as a school bus driver, she knew that they couldn't pay their bills and support their youngest of five children, Zac, age nine,on one income


    For instance, even though more women than men are still homemakers without paying jobs, women have been taking over more responsibility in the business world, earning higher salaries than ever before and entering fields of work that used to be exclusively male areas.


    In the case of Facebook, the company says data may hang around until the URL in question is reused, which is usually "after a short period of time", though obviously that time can vary considerably.


    He wasn't there long though because his mother passed away just four years later.


    A college classmate of mine, tim, was an excellent football player, even though he weighed much less than the average player.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A few daring survived, though, along with a few stay-in-the-cave types.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    According to a new survey (调查) by the national sleep foundation, 51% of kids aged 10 to 18 go to bed at 10 pm or later on school nights, even though they have to get up early.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    After he steadied himself, he shook Glenn's mother's hand, and the inspection continued as though nothing had happened.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    And though one of the executives acknowledged that Brutus had the good of the republic in mind, Caesar was nevertheless his superior.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    At present, these technologies are still expensive, though.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Beyond a certain point, though, further stress will only lead to exhaustion, illness and finally a breakdown.

    2016年高考英语上海卷 语法填空 B 原文

    Even though family members sometimes disagreed with each other, they worked together to make the business successful.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Even though the conference hall is near his apartment, he has to hurry a little if he wants to be punctual.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 单项选择 原文

    Even though there is a common spirit among all music groups, they make very different music.

    2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Even though we can't live forever, we are living a longer life than ever before.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 完形填空 原文

    Even though you might feel more comfortable going with a friend or partner, the office hour will go better if it's just you and the professor.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 主旨概括 原文

    Growing up, I had people telling me I was too slow, though, with an IQ of 150 at 17, I'm anything but stupid.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    However, the 1995 pop song 'common people' puts forward the view that though a middle-class person may 'want to live like common people' they can never appreciate the reality of a working-class life.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    I have a couple of pens though.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 听力 原文

    I wonder how he would react if I were to read my newspaper out loud on the train, I have never had the courage to do it, though.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    If you're lucky enough to land such an accommodation, though, be sure you're 100 percent on time.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 主旨概括 原文

    I'm glad this is my last term here, though.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    In most cities the sky looks as though it has been emptied of stars, leaving behind a vacant haze that mirrors our fear of the dark.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    It was a change that took place without being noticed though it was of the extreme importance, a spiritual change which affected the whole state.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Italians always "see me as a foreigner," an outsider, even though she's stayed in the country for years and can speak the local language fluently, she said.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Music was his true passion, though he had never performed outside the family.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    My grandfather still plays tennis now and then, even though he's in his nineties.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 单项选择 原文

    Not a single day has been wasted, though I can never tell when knowing the population of Nepal might prove useful.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Sedate though they are, rides at this time of day are still very impressive.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Some social apps were popular among the children even though they supposedly require users to be at least 13.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Somehow in this or that man's thought such an idea lives though unconsidered by the world of action.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    The idea is that white coats are associated with scientists, who are in turn though to have close attention to detail.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    The professor doesn't remember the comments he or she wrote on your individual piece of work, though he or she will be able to recall them after just a brief glance at your work.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 主旨概括 原文

    The sense of excitement and tension levels rise suddenly though, as does your heart rate, as you move closer to them.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    The solution is obvious though perhaps not easy to apply: always handle the most difficult job first.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    The sustainable success of small farmers, though, won't happen without fundamental changes to the industry.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Their research also suggests how we may build lasting memories over time even though the synapses become thinner.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    There are a few things that bother me though.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 听力 原文

    This is a basic evolutionary fact, even though most of US don't think of ourselves as diurnal beings.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    This led to an unexpected consequence, though she had a wonderful time there.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 完形填空 原文

    This time, though, she used a little too much oil.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though he was just a poor newsboy, he had been taught some good things.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 完形填空 原文

    Though heavy rains brought about by el nino may relieve the drought in California, they are likely to cause surface flooding and other disasters.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though I worked as hard as before, I felt no fatigue.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Though pages were turned slowly, I got the main idea of the story about a dog who, like mine, had been separated from his family and who finally found his way back home.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though scientists have learned a lot about the universe, there is much we still don't know.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 单项填空 原文

    Though the movie is 30 years old, most of the 250 seats were filled with teary-eyed audience wanting to say good-bye to the old building.

    2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Though the relationship may not be causal, helping divided communities to prepare for disasters would at least reduce the risk that those disasters are followed by killing and wounding people.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though their ranges and tools differ, the baby's investigation and the scientist's experiment appear to share the same aim, overall approach, and logic.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though willing to get started, we cannot seem to do the job right.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Though, as children, we thought this was crazy, it would never have occurred to us to deny papa a request.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Wet days will return next month, though.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(10月) 听力 原文

    You should have seen macy cry when ed was about to set off on the first day, though.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    This DNA can reveal genetic information about only one or two ancestors, even though, for example, just three generations back people also have six other great-grandparents or, four generations back, 14 other great-great-grandparents.


    During his lifetime, though, he was also one of England's foremost classical-music critics, and a stylist so widely admired that his Autobiographybecame a best-seller.


    Even though the day-to-day experience of raising kids can be soul-crushingly hard, Senior writes that “the very things that in the moment dampen our moods can later be sources of intense gratification and delight.


    Even though there is plenty of evidence that the quality of the teachers is the most important variable, teachers’ unions have fought against getting rid of bad ones and promoting good ones.


    It is this implicit or explicit reference to nature that fully justifies the use of word garden though in a “liberated” sense, to describe these synthetic constructions.


    Up until a few decades ago, our visions of the future were largely - though by no means uniformly - glowingly positive.


    Though several fast-fashion companies have made efforts to curb their impact on labor and the environment – including H&M, with its green Conscious Collection line –Cline believes lasting change can only be effected by the customer.


    After all, it has an ad business too, which it says will comply with DNT requests, though it is still working out how.


    It is as though 20 years of ever-tougher reforms of the job search and benefit administration system never happened.


    The court, though, may want to allow room for police to cite situations where they are entitled to more freedom.


    And though print ad sales still dwarf their online and mobile counterparts, revenue from print is still declining.


    Another factor may be that more people are trying to overpack their carry-on bags to avoid checked-baggage fees, though the airlines strongly dispute this.


  • 英英释义


    • 1. despite the fact that;

      "even though she knew the answer, she did not respond"

    • 2. (postpositive) however;

      "it might be unpleasant, though"

  • 词组搭配

    as though

    见 as

    even though
  • 同义词辨析

    though, although, as


    • though和although在意义上几乎毫无区别,但文体上后者是较正式用词,语气比though强。此外,在习惯用法上这两个词仍有以下一些差异:1.though可引出倒装语序的让步状语从句,although 则不能。2.though可与even连用,although则不能;在as though结构中,只用though,不能用although。3.though可以置于从句末,而although则不能。4.引出省略句时,通常用though。
    • as: 引出让步状语从句只用于倒装语序结构中,语气强于上述两个连词。
  • 同义词