aunque parezca mentira


aunque parezca mentira
aunque parezca mentira
strange though it may seem
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= amazingly enough, believe it or not, strangely enough, incredibly, incredible though it may seem, incredibly enough, incredible as it may seem, strange though it may seem, strange as it may seem, although it may seem strange, although it may seem incredible
Ex. Amazingly enough, the first great dictionary was basically the work of one man.
Ex. Believe it or not, you can be celibate without being chaste, and chaste without being celibate.
Ex. Strangely enough, despite the fact that he was buddies with Henry Kissinger at Harvard, he is registered as a member of the Democratic Party.
Ex. Incredibly, for instance, there are still no direct and specific LC headings for FAMILY PLANNING (which is not synonymous with Birth control), COUNTER-CULTURE, ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOURCES, RHYTHM AND BLUES MUSIC, REGGAE MUSIC, FOOD CO-OPS, or MEN'S LIBERATION.
Ex. Incredible though it may seem, the youngster didn't fire off a volley of cheerful curses, but silently obeyed.
Ex. Incredibly enough, this person was able to solve it in a short span of time.
Ex. Incredible as it may seem, a measure that will greatly discourage travel to the U.S. is about to go into effect.
Ex. Strange though it may seem, he wrote all but one before 1900.
Ex. Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.
Ex. Although it may seem strange, this new trend is just as much a part of the expression of this era as the rebellions of yesteryear.
Ex. Although it may seem incredible now, there will come a time when you won't think twice about your ostomy.
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= amazingly enough, believe it or not, strangely enough, incredibly, incredible though it may seem, incredibly enough, incredible as it may seem, strange though it may seem, strange as it may seem, although it may seem strange, although it may seem incredible

Ex: Amazingly enough, the first great dictionary was basically the work of one man.

Ex: Believe it or not, you can be celibate without being chaste, and chaste without being celibate.
Ex: Strangely enough, despite the fact that he was buddies with Henry Kissinger at Harvard, he is registered as a member of the Democratic Party.
Ex: Incredibly, for instance, there are still no direct and specific LC headings for FAMILY PLANNING (which is not synonymous with Birth control), COUNTER-CULTURE, ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOURCES, RHYTHM AND BLUES MUSIC, REGGAE MUSIC, FOOD CO-OPS, or MEN'S LIBERATION.
Ex: Incredible though it may seem, the youngster didn't fire off a volley of cheerful curses, but silently obeyed.
Ex: Incredibly enough, this person was able to solve it in a short span of time.
Ex: Incredible as it may seem, a measure that will greatly discourage travel to the U.S. is about to go into effect.
Ex: Strange though it may seem, he wrote all but one before 1900.
Ex: Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.
Ex: Although it may seem strange, this new trend is just as much a part of the expression of this era as the rebellions of yesteryear.
Ex: Although it may seem incredible now, there will come a time when you won't think twice about your ostomy.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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