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Contrasting IdeasPlay
Use 'however' to show a sharp contrast or turn in your argument that the reader might not expect. SlideShe was very tired; however, she finished her work.
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Positioning MattersPlay
'However' can start a sentence, link two clauses, or fit into a clause. Placement affects emphasis. SlideHowever, she still managed to arrive on time.
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Pausing is KeyPlay
When 'however' is used to contrast, it is often followed by a comma in writing. SlideIt was raining hard; however, there was a large turnout.