though

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Pronunciation

Preposition

Preposition
though

  1. When you use "Though x, y" or "y though x", y is surprising, contrasting, or unimportant. <> kalmar nuna mamaki ko rashin muhimmanci. duk da dai. amma dai. koma dai.
    1. ...even though they think they are doing good things. <> alhali kuwa suna zaton lalle ne su, suna kyautata, (abin da suke gani) aikin ƙwarai = amma suna zaton suna kyautata ayyukan qwarai." --Qur'an 18:104
    2. Though he talked very loudly, she did not hear him. <> Duk da dai ya yi magana da ƙara, ba ta ji shi ba.
    3. She did not hear him though he talked very loudly. <> Ba ta ji shi ba duk da ƙarar maganar da ya yi.
    4. There was a real, though small, problem. <> Da akwai matsala, duk da dai ƙaramin matsala ce.
  2. When though comes at the end of a clause, it shows it is surprising, contrasting, or unimportant.
    That's sound great. It's difficult though. <> Kamar haka zai yi! Amma dai da wuya.

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