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Comparing Buts: 但 and 却 Qing Wen

Comparing Buts: 但 and 却
John, Connie, Liliana
QW0160
Intermediate
but, adverb, conjunction
但(是), 却 (què)

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Sure, you've known for quite a while that 但 (dàn) and 但是 (dànshì) both mean "but." But what about that pesky word 却 (què)? It's an adverb rather than a conjunction, but what does that mean, exactly? Tune in to this lesson on Chinese grammar to find the answers to these burning questions.

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