What Is Their Main Difference?
Parts of Speech
'Although' and 'nevertheless' are different their parts of speech.
'Although' is a conjunction. It is classified as a subordinating conjunction.
'Nevertheless' is a conjunctive adverb. Conjunctive adverbs function similarly to conjunctions. They connect clauses.
He had a headache; he,
'Although' and 'nevertheless*' express concession and contrast. In other words, they show something that happened despite a hurdle. Watch:
We bought the car
We bought the car; it,
Position in a Sentence
'Although' can be placed at the beginning and the end of the sentence. Note that 'although' at the middle of the sentence stands between the main clause and the contrast clause.
'Nevertheless' can be placed at the middle of the sentence between the main clause and the contrast clause. It can also be placed after the subject of the contrast sentence or clause.
I wanted to go outside
I wanted to go outside,
I wanted to go outside; it,
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