✅in spite of
📕In spite of, despite and although are all used to show a contrast but there are differences in the structures used with them.
✅In spite of / despite
📘After in spite of and despite we use a noun or a pronoun.
✅We enjoyed our camping holiday in spite of the rain.
✅Despite the pain in his leg, he completed the marathon.
📕Despite of the bad weather, there was a large crowd at the match.
✅We can use in spite of and despite with a subject and verb if we include the expression ‘the fact that’.
✅In spite of the fact that he worked very hard, he didn’t manage to pass the exam.
✅Despite the fact that he worked very hard, he didn’t manage to pass the exam.