Spanish | Phrases - Academic | Main Body

Main Body - Agreeing

一般来说,我同意...,因为...
En términos generales, coincido con X porque...
Used when in general agreement with someone else's point of view
人们较倾向于同意...,因为...
Uno tiende a concordar con X ya que...
Used when in general agreement with someone else's point of view
我能理解他/她的观点。
Comprendo su planteamiento...
Used when you believe someone else's point of view is valid, but you do not fully agree
我完全同意...
Coincido totalmente en que...
Used when in complete agreement with someone else's point of view
我完全赞同...的观点。
Respaldo completamente la idea de que...
Used when in complete agreement with someone else's point of view

Main Body - Disagreeing

总的来说,我不同意...,因为...
En términos generales, no concuerdo con X ya que...
Used when in general disagreement with someone else's point of view
人们较倾向于不同意...,因为...
Tiendo a diferir en gran medida de X debido a que...
Used when in general disagreement with someone else's point of view
我明白他的意思,但是完全不同意。
Entiendo su planteamiento, pero difiero completamente.
Used when you understand someone else's point of view, but you do not agree with it at all
我强烈不同意...
Difiero completamente en relación a...
Used when in complete disagreement with someone else's point of view
我坚决反对...的观点
Me opongo firmemente a la idea de que...
Used when in complete opposition to someone else's point of view

Main Body - Comparisons

就...方面,...和...相似/不同
... y... son similares/diferentes en cuanto a...
An informal way of stating specific similarities or comparisons between two things
和...比,...表明...
En contraste con..., ... muestra...
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
对比...,...是...
... en contraste con... es/son...
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
在...方面,...和...是相似的
... es similar a... en lo referente a...
Used when wanting to emphasize and explain a similarity between two things
在...方面,...和...不同
... y... difieren en relación a...
Used when wanting to emphasize and explain a difference between two things
第一...,与此对比,第二...
El primero/La primera..., en contraste, el segundo/la segunda...
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
...和...间一个主要的相同点/不同点是...
Una de las principales similitudes/diferencias entre... y... es que...
Used when stating specific similarities or comparisons between two things
...和...的一个不同点是...,而...
Una de las diferencias entre... y... es que... mientras que...
Used to highlight a difference between two things, can be the start of a long list of differences

Main Body - Opinions

我想说的是...
Podría decir que...
Used to give a personal opinion, of which you are not fully confident
对我来说,它像是...
A mi parecer...
Used to give a personal opinion, of which you are not fully confident
在我看来...
En mi opinión...
Used to give a personal opinion
我认为...
Desde mi punto de vista...
Used to give a personal opinion
我的观点是...
Soy de la opinión de que...
Used to give a personal opinion
我相信这是有多方面原因的。首先...,其次...
Considero que existen varias razones, en primer lugar,... en segundo lugar,...
Used when wanting to list many reasons for something
我相信...,因为...
A mi parecer... debido a que...
Used to give a personal opinion that you are sure of and an explanation of said opinion

Main Body - Connecting Elements

现在让我们分析/转到/研究...
Ahora analicemos/enfoquémonos en/revisemos...
Used when changing subject and to start a new paragraph
...清楚了,让我们把注意力转到...
No queda claro si... . Enfoquemos nuestra atención en...
Used when changing subject and to start a new paragraph
另外,一个反对该观点的论点...是不容忽视的
Adicionalmente, no se puede ignorar la idea de que...
Used when adding important information to an already developed argument
诚然...,但是...
Es cierto que..., pero...
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
...是对的,但是事实上...
Es cierto que..., pero los hechos demuestran que...
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
诚然...,但是...
Se acepta la idea de que..., sin embargo...,
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
相反...
Por el contrario,...
Used when correcting a mistaken belief, after said belief has been stated
一方面...
Por una parte...
Used to introduce one side of an argument
另一方面...
Por otra parte...
Used to show another side of an argument. Always used after "on the one hand…"
尽管...
A pesar de...
Used when making an argument, which goes against certain data or beliefs
尽管...
A pesar de que...
Used when making an argument, which goes against certain data or beliefs
从科学/历史角度讲...
Desde el punto de vista científico / histórico...
Used when referring to science or past events in history
附带说一句...
Cabe acotar...
Used when an additional point is thought of that can support your analysis
此外...
Además,...
Used when developing a point to a high analytical level