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Example Sentences for "contrast"

The geography of northern Russia contrasts greatly with that of the southCan you contrast the lifestyle of your country with that of this country?

The contrast between life in the city, and life in the countryside is quite remarkable in her country.

The geography of northern Russia contrasts greatly with that of the south.

If we contrast the beliefs of our grandparents with those of our grandchildren, the differences are obviously quite substantial.

The colors of the walls contrasted somewhat disagreeably with those of the carpeting.

Harriet's friendly manner contrasts somewhat with her quick temper.

The politician's statements before the election contrasted greatly with his actions once he was in power.

Sigmund Freud once remarked, What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child, and the feeble mentality of the average adult.

Matt Biershbach once said that somebody who thinks logically is a nice contrast to the real world.

The woman's dark dress contrasted with her light complexion.

The climate of Iran is one of extreme contrasts.

Thai food is often spicy, with contrasting sweet, sour, and salty tastes.

In contrast to the scarcity of wildlife on land, Chile's Pacific waters are filled with over 200 kinds of fish.

Contrasts of light and dark are characteristic features of the Baroque period.

Skyscrapers contrast with the mountains and high clouds of La Paz, Bolivia.

In contrast to its trading partners in Central Europe, Russia saw its economy shrink for five years in the mid 1990s.

In my linguistics class, we did a contrastive analysis of the vowel sounds of Japanese and Spanish.

Discussion question: Contrast the character of your mother with that of your father.

Discussion question: Contrast the lifestyle of your homeland with that of this country.


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