Adj./ Adv. + as + S + V, SVO
Brand new as the TV looks, we have used it for almost 5 years.
+SVO: I failed in the examination, albeit I have tried very hard.
+Adj./ Adv.: He purchased this expensive watch, albeit rather expensive.
Be that as it may
+SVO: He is young, be that as it may, he has bought a house for his family.
+SVO: Much as he woke up late this morning, he was not late for school.
+N.: With all the mistakes during exams, he still got great results.
+N.: Notwithstanding their parents’ objections, the couple got married.
+N.: For all the bad weather, we decided to go on the trip.