"Apesar de ter sono, a mulher lê o livro."

Translation:Despite feeling sleepy, the woman reads the book.

February 20, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/isaontheway

If "though" is correct, then why isn't "although"??


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/melesana

I don't say despite. I say in spite of.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AGA67427

Yea, both should be accepted. I go it wrong for saying in spite of.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lingodingle

I wholly agree with you, and it was a given definition in the drop-down answers.


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    Same thing here...


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PiNgtime

    Is this a contextual based thing? If not I suspect there is some correction warranted here. 'Ter' = to have, yet the word 'feeling' is employed.

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