Compare and Contrast

Olivia and Kyra

What is compare and contrast ?

compare

-Compare means to look at something critically and see what they have in common or their similarities.

contrast

-Contrast is to note down the differences between the two objects and what difference they have.

Compare and Contrast Essay


  • A comparison essay is an essay in which you state the similarities.
  • A contrast essay is an essay in which you state the differences.
  • **In your compare and contrast essay you would use transactions such as: also,and,along with,although, besides,but.**

Compare and Contrast Diagrams