Why didn't Germany win the eurovision song contest despite their amazingness why?
What year/contest are you refering to?
A country wins Eurovision if they recieve enough votes from the majority of the other particpating countries.
Every year there are many songs which deserve to win, but as only one country can claim victory, there will always be dissapointment. Thats just the way it goes!
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"Despite of" is not a grammatically correct phrase. Perhaps you mean "In spite of" or simply "Despite." "In spite of" is an alternate for "Despite". Read More
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Despite - which means in spite of or notwithstanding Read More
Despite the immense heat, the girls played a game of soccer. Despite the teacher's wishes, the boys wrote on the board. Despite common knowledge, the boy said. Read More
Who was a famous left-handed Jewish scientist who moved to the US from Germany to escape Nazi persecution?
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"Despite" is basically a stronger way to say "although." "Despite," in the context you are using, means "in spite of" or "in spite of the fact"; the word "although" contrasts potential or assumed opposites, whereas "despite" contrasts known, irrefutable opposites. Read More
The antonym for Despite certainly is not "in spite of." That would be a synonym. As would be "notwithstanding." The opposite of despite would be closer to because of, or on account of. Read More
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Not in the public school system. There are prob. some private schools for girls somewhere. Private schools are far less common in Germany than in the USA. In part because the public schools, Highschools and Universities are basically free and very good (despite what some of the locals may think) :-) Read More
She's upbeat and energetic despite her illness. No one bought the house despite the reduced price. Despite the snow outside, she insists on wearing shorts. Read More
It rained all day, despite this we had a good time. He was forced to leave the team despite his popularity with the other members. Read More
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