Italian | Phrases - Academic | Main Body

Main Body - Agreeing

In grote lijnen ben ik het eens met ..., omdat ...
Parlando in termini generali, mi trovo in accordo con la tesi sostenuta da... dato che...
Used when in general agreement with someone else's point of view
Ik ben zeer geneigd overeen te stemmen met ..., omdat ...
Si è inclini ad appoggiare la tesi sostenuta da... in quanto...
Used when in general agreement with someone else's point of view
Ik begrijp zijn/haar punt.
Si può comprendere il punto di vista di...
Used when you believe someone else's point of view is valid, but you do not fully agree
Ik ben het er volledig mee eens dat ...
Sono pienamenre d'accordo sul fatto che...
Used when in complete agreement with someone else's point of view
Ik ondersteun onverdeeld de mening dat ...
Sostengo l'idea secondo la quale...
Used when in complete agreement with someone else's point of view

Main Body - Disagreeing

In grote lijnen ben ik het oneens met ..., omdat ...
Parlando in termini generali, mi trovo in disaccordo con la tesi sostenuta da... dato che...
Used when in general disagreement with someone else's point of view
Ik ben zeer geneigd ... te verwerpen, omdat ...
Si è inclini a confutare la tesi sostenuta da... in quanto...
Used when in general disagreement with someone else's point of view
Ik begrijp zijn punt, maar ik ben het er volledig mee oneens.
Nonostante le numerose riserve, si può comprendere il punto di vista di...
Used when you understand someone else's point of view, but you do not agree with it at all
Ik ben het er volledig mee oneens dat ...
Sono pienamenre in disaccordo sul fatto che...
Used when in complete disagreement with someone else's point of view
Ik ben stellig tegen het idee dat ...
Mi oppongo fermamente alla tesi secondo la quale...
Used when in complete opposition to someone else's point of view

Main Body - Comparisons

... en ... zijn gelijk/verschillend ten aanzien van ...
... e ... si assomigliano/differiscono in riferimento a...
An informal way of stating specific similarities or comparisons between two things
In tegenstelling tot ..., toont ...
A differenza di..., ... mostra...
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
In tegenstelling tot ... is/zijn ...
In contrasto con..., .... è...
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
... is gelijk met ... met betrekking tot ...
... è simile a ... in quanto entrambi...
Used when wanting to emphasize and explain a similarity between two things
... en ... verschillen van elkaar met betrekking tot ...
... e... differiscono in termini di...
Used when wanting to emphasize and explain a difference between two things
De eerste ..., in tegenstelling tot de tweede ...
Il primo, a differenza del secondo termine di paragone...
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
Eén van de belangrijkste overeenkomsten/verschillen tussen ... en ... is ...
Una delle similitudini/differenze più evidenti fra ... e ... si riscontra...
Used when stating specific similarities or comparisons between two things
Een onderscheid tussen ... en ... is dat ..., terwijl ...
Fra le altre, una delle differenze fra ... e ... è che...
Used to highlight a difference between two things, can be the start of a long list of differences

Main Body - Opinions

Ik zou zeggen dat ...
Si potrebbe dunque affermare che...
Used to give a personal opinion, of which you are not fully confident
Het lijkt mij dat ...
Si potrebbe considerare valida l'ipotesi secondo la quale...
Used to give a personal opinion, of which you are not fully confident
Naar mijn mening ...
Secondo il mio punto di vista...
Used to give a personal opinion
Vanuit mijn standpunt ...
Da una prospettiva prettamente personale...
Used to give a personal opinion
Ik ben van mening dat ...
Sono dell'idea che...
Used to give a personal opinion
Naar mijn mening zijn er meerdere redenen. Ten eerste ... . Ten tweede ...
Ci sono numerose ragioni che inducono a ritenere ciò. Fra esse...
Used when wanting to list many reasons for something
Ik ben overtuigd dat ..., omdat ...
Ritengo di poter affermare con certezza che... in quanto...
Used to give a personal opinion that you are sure of and an explanation of said opinion

Main Body - Connecting Elements

Laat ons nu ... analyseren/richten op/onderzoeken ...
Spostando l'attenzione verso...
Used when changing subject and to start a new paragraph
Het is nu duidelijk dat ... . Laten we onze aandacht richten op ...
Avendo confermato questo punto, è possibile ora concentrarsi su...
Used when changing subject and to start a new paragraph
Bovendien kan een argument hiertegen niet worden genegeerd: ...
È, inoltre, necessario prendere in considerazione una fondamentale argomentazione contro...
Used when adding important information to an already developed argument
Toegegeven ..., maar ...
Pur ammettendo che..., non bisogna dimenticarsi che...
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
Het is waar dat ... en toch blijft het feit bestaan dat ...
Pur essendo vero che..., rimane aperta la domanda se sia...
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
Toegegeven, ... , desalniettemin ...
Posto che..., non bisogna dimenticarsi che...
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
Integendeel, ...
Al contrario...
Used when correcting a mistaken belief, after said belief has been stated
Enerzijds ...
Da un lato...
Used to introduce one side of an argument
Anderzijds ...
Dall'altro...
Used to show another side of an argument. Always used after "on the one hand…"
Ondanks ...
A dispetto di...
Used when making an argument, which goes against certain data or beliefs
Ondanks het feit dat ...
Nonostante si ritenga che...
Used when making an argument, which goes against certain data or beliefs
Wetenschappelijk/Historisch gezien ...
Scientificamente/Storicamente...
Used when referring to science or past events in history
Bijkomend ...
A tal proposito...
Used when an additional point is thought of that can support your analysis
Bovendien ...
Inoltre...
Used when developing a point to a high analytical level