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  1. 1. Oleh : Nurnita Mardiana
  2. 2. Companion Word Thanks to the supreme lord , for all blessings and gifts we can accomplish by writing a good paper, so the paper can be discuss together in the form of question and discussion. Not escape also thank you to the faculty subject writing 1 DR. Sri Marmoah M.ED , who has given the material, time, and direction we received. So that we can complete this paper as quickly as possible. That is what we wish to convey as the introduction to this paper. We hope this paper can be useful for all readers and acceptable among students and not students.
  3. 3. CONTRASTING You use contrast clauses when you want to make two statements, one of which contrast with the other or makes it paper unexpected or surprising. Some contrast clauses called concessive clauses are introduced by conjunction such as though, even though or while. Dont use but in sentences beginning with although or while. You can leave out subject and the verb in a contrast clauses when the subject of the contrast clauses and the main clauses are the same. You will sometimes see the word albeit used informal english. Albeit can come before an adjective, adverb, or adverbial phrase. In the sentences below albeit rather reluctantly , you can also use despite or in spite of to make a contrast. These are followed by either a noun phrase or an ing form. If you want to followed despite or in spite of with a clauses you must add the fact that.
  4. 4. Example : He was poor yet generous He worked slowly yet effectively He loved animals, yet he hated snake The word yet has many meanings. One of these is as similar meanings to but, although it express more surprised about something unexpected. It can come between adjectives, adverbs or clauses.
  5. 5. A. Read the following model paragraph When Michael was in Sedona last week , he ate at two very different restaurants. He had lunch at Cantina Italiana and dinner at the Cityside Caf. First of all, the food at Cantina was delicious, but unfortunately, the food at Cityside was terrible. The atmosphere at Cantina Italiana was much better than the one at Cityside , Cantina was clean and quite , however the Cityside Caf was dirty and noisy. The server at the Cantina Italiana was much more polite than the server at the Cityside . The fact the server at Cityside was quite rude. Finally, the meal at Cityside Caf was much more expensive than the meal at Cantina, Michael will always remember his delicious lunch at Cantina Italiana , but he cant wait to forget his terrible dinner at Cityside Caf . ^_^ Recognizing Differences ^_^
  6. 6. B. Make a list of the differences between the two restaurants. CANTINA ITALIANA Food at Cantina was delicious Atmosphere at Cantina was clean and quite The server at cantina was polite The meal at Cantina more than cheap CITYSIDE CAF Food at the Cityside was teribble Atmosphere at the Cityside was dirty and noisy The server at Cityside was quite rude The meal at Cityside was much more expensive
  7. 7. Adjective that are used to describe the differences between two people or things are called comparative adjectives. A. Read the model paragraph Sue and Linda are sisters, but they are different in many ways. For one thing, their physical appearances are very different. Sue is taller and thinner than Linda. Linda has darker eyes and longer hair than Sue. Their personalities are also different. Sue is more serious and more ambitious than Linda. She is a better student because she studies harder than her sister. On the other hand, Linda is more creative and more social than Sue.
  8. 8. To form comparative adjectives, follow these rules Add er to one syllable adjectives Hard harder Add ier to adjectives that end in y Busy busier Add more in front of longer adjectives Beautiful more beautiful Note these common exceptions : Adjectives Comparative Adjectives good better well better bad worse far farther, further
  9. 9. Although Although my Mother is talkative, my father Is quite However My mother is talkative. However, my father Is quite On the other hand My mother is talkative . On the other hand, my father is quite But My mother is talkative, but my father is quite Yet my mother is talkative, yet my father is quite Different from My mothers personality is different from my fathers personality unlike unlike my mother , my father is quite
  10. 10. WRITING TOPIC SENTENCES FOR CONTRAST PARAGRAPH When you write the topic sentences for a contrast paragraph you must state the two things that you are contrasting Look at the following list of sample topic sentences. The Reporter and Style are very different weekly magazines The Reporter and Style are different in many ways The Reporter and Style have many differences The Reporter and Style differ in several ways
  11. 11. WRITING PARAGRAPH OF CONTRAST An Apartment Prewriting A. You are looking for an apartment to share near campus. You saw these two descriptions of apartment in the newspaper. Read the descriptions. Fairfax Apartments Large 2 bedroom apt. Near Campus Air Conditioned Furnished No Pets All utilities included Available Sept. 1. $600/month Campus Apartments 1 Bedroom apt. Available immediately in large modern building Near campus Unfurnished Pets allowed Only $445/month plus utilities
  12. 12. Now write five sentences of contrast about the two apartments 1. Fairfax apartments large 2 bedroom apartments whereas campus apartments 1 bedroom apartments available immediately in large modern building. 2. Fairfax apartments furnished whereas campus apartments nothing. 3. Fairfax apartments no pets and campus apartments bring pets allowed. 4. Cost to fairfax apartments $600/month whereas campus apartments just $445/month. 5. Fairfax apartments equipped with air conditioner but campus apartments nothing.
  13. 13. ^_^ THANKS FOR ^_^ *_* THE ATTENTION *_*