Week 3 Discussion 1 com155

Week 3 Discussion 1 com155 - about two different objects....

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A comparison and contrast essay analyzes two subjects by either comparing them, contrasting them, or both. Comparing is to discuss two or more things that are similar, and contrasting is to discuss two or more things that are different. The reason we would write a comparison and contrast essay would be to illuminate differences or similarities. Compare and contrast essays are most effective in situations where there are two or more subjects that you will be writing about. If you direct your attention to contrasting two subjects; you will write about two types of an object, rather than writing
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Unformatted text preview: about two different objects. If you direct your attention to comparing two subjects; you will write about the similarities of two different types of an object. This style would be ineffective if there were not two or more subjects to write about. The style of comparing and contrasting is most effective when presented with the situations listed above. There is a big difference on comparing and contrasting; you have to understand whether you are contrasting, comparing, or doing both....
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This note was uploaded on 03/17/2012 for the course ALL all taught by Professor All during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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