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Unformatted text preview: ESL 102R Week Six Compare/Contrast Writing looks at similarities and differences in order to explain a subject or make an evaluation Collocations with compare include the following: make a comparison to, with, between draw a comparison to, with, between make an analogy to, with, between draw an analogy to, with, between draw a parallel between Collocations with contrast include the following: make a contrast to, with, between draw a contrast to, with, between make a distinction between draw a distinction between With your partner, choose one comparison collocation and one contrast collocation. Write one sentence for each collocation you have selected. Comparisons of Equal Degree and Comparative Degree Turn to pages 179 and 180 in The Essentials of English Handbook. Equal degree: as big as, the same size as Use as + adjective or adverb + as to say that two things are equal....
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course ESL 102R taught by Professor Maggie during the Winter '11 term at Waterloo.
- Winter '11