Compare: means to find similarities between two things.
Contrast: means to find differences between two things.
A summer’s day can be beautiful and pleasant:
But, a summer’s day can also be stormy!
1. Read Shakespeare’s Sonnet 18.
2. How many lines can you memorize?
3. Consider the characters in your current work of fiction. How are the two main characters alike? How do they differ? Having characters that are too similar may confuse or bore the reader.
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