Today’s word is: nevertheless –The meaning of nevertheless is: in spite of that; notwithstanding that; regardless of or anyway
In this English vocabulary lesson, you will learn how to use the word nevertheless. We are sure that this ESL lesson will help you to enhance your English vocabulary and speak English fluently and confidently.
Mr. Edwards worked in the social welfare department of the government. He retired at the age of 60. Nevertheless, (means despite his retirement) he continued to serve the society in his individual capacity till his death.
Listen carefully how we can use the word nevertheless in 8 different situations in 8 different sentences.
Example number 1 of 8: Nagesh was an actor who did small parts in plays. One day, he requested the director for a lead role. The director was not convinced, nevertheless he asked Nagesh to audition for the role.
Example number 2 of 8: Paragat Singh was the goalkeeper for Punjab hockey team. Just a day before the finals, he sprained his ankle. Nevertheless, he played the match and proved to be a star in the victory.
Example number 3 of 8: Meghana lost her husband when her daughter was very young. Nevertheless she did not lose hope. She started giving tuitions and saved money for her daughter’s education.
Example number 4 of 8: AM medicare systems launched a mobile app to offer medical advice.The initial response was not very good. Nevertheless, the company continued its efforts and slowly the business picked up.
Example number 5 of 8: Kumar was a well-known singer. Last week, he performed in Kolkata. Just before the show, he noticed that the lighting in the hall was not satisfactory. Nevertheless, he sang with great energy and people loved it.
Example number 6 of 8: Shiva was selling local delicacies at his food stall in Goa. The colourful display attracted lot of foreign tourists. Shiva could not communicate in English, Nevertheless he managed to earn a good revenue.
Example number 7 of 8: Initially, when academic software was introduced in schools and colleges, many teachers were cynical (we know this word). Some even opposed the idea. Nevertheless, it gained popularity and is widely used at present.
Example number 8 of 8: Today, the Phogat sisters from Haryana in India are known to the world for as successful wrestlers. However, during the initial years, they faced a lot of criticism. Nevertheless, they pursued their goal and became champions.
Today we learned the word nevertheless which means in spite of that; notwithstanding that; regardless of or any way.
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