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Site: Learning English in context
Course: Learning English in context (Context)
Glossary: Global glossary
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neatness

tidy and carefully arranged:

neat handwriting
His clothes were always neat and clean.

nevertheless

[conjunction]

in spite of a fact that you have just mentioned [= nonetheless]:

What you said was true. It was, nevertheless, a little unkind.

noun phrase

A noun phrase or nominal phrase (abbreviated NP) is a phrase which has a noun (or indefinite pronoun) as its head word, or which performs the same grammatical function as such a phrase. They may be the most frequently occurring phrase type.

Examples: The noun phrases are underlined.

The election year politics are annoying for many people.

Almost every sentence contains at least one noun phrase.

Current economic weakness may be a result of high energy prices.

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