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Though we are only a small country, we have a long and glorious history.
The journey, though difficult, involved no real danger.
He went on fighting even though he was wounded.
Poor though her family was, they would never ask for help.
Odd though it may seem, I never found out his name.
I really enjoyed your lecture, though there were some parts I didn’t quite understand.
I departed willingly, though sadly.
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… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …
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Definition and synonyms of though from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.