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in sharp contrast with; compared to
The son, in stark contrast to his meticulous father, was slovenly.
We harvested 50 tomatoes last year.
this year we harvested only 30. This may be due to the weather...
#5166 Author: dc
In contrast to
my old car, his is really fast.
#1023 Author: d4
He is very intelligent
in stark contrast to
people of the same age
#6975 Author: amenya
While the quality of the education at this college is excellent, the quality of the campus facilities is inferior
#7932 Author: LR
Last month sales of foodstuffs expanded considerably, but in contrast, clothing sales dropped off
#7933 Author: LR
In France in the 16th century, the nobility ate extravagently while the common people ate very poorly.
#7934 Author: LR
In sharp contrast to his last work, this latest piece is a superb accomplishment
#7935 Author: LR
in contrast to
his meticulous father, was slovenly.
#7761 Author: Boomeranger
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contrast, as opposed to small differences
ex#5166 needs to have "this year" added somewhere "In contrast, we harvested only 30 this year."
Is this often used in spoken japanese as well?
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