English | Phrases - Academic | Main Body

Main Body - Agreeing

व्यापक रूप से मैं ... से सहमत हूँ क्योंकि...
Broadly speaking, I agree with… because…
Used when in general agreement with someone else's point of view
... से हम बिल्कुल सहमत हैं, क्योंकि...
One is very much inclined to agree with… because…
Used when in general agreement with someone else's point of view
मैं ... के दृष्टिकोण को समझता हूँ.
I can see his/her point.
Used when you believe someone else's point of view is valid, but you do not fully agree
मैं पूरी तरह सहमत हूँ कि...
I entirely agree that…
Used when in complete agreement with someone else's point of view
मैं पूरी तरह सहमत हूँ कि...
I endorse wholeheartedly the opinion that…
Used when in complete agreement with someone else's point of view

Main Body - Disagreeing

व्यापक रूप से, मैं ... से सहमत नहीं हूँ, क्योंकि...
Broadly speaking, I disagree with… because…
Used when in general disagreement with someone else's point of view
मैं ... से बिलकुल सहमत नहीं हूँ कि...
One is very much inclined to disagree with… because…
Used when in general disagreement with someone else's point of view
मैं ... की बात समझ सकता हूँ, लेकन पूरी तरह सहमत नहीं हो पा रहा हूँ.
I can see his point, but disagree with it entirely.
Used when you understand someone else's point of view, but you do not agree with it at all
मै बिलकुल सहमत नहीं हूँ कि...
I strongly disagree that…
Used when in complete disagreement with someone else's point of view
मैं इस बात के विरुद्ध हूँ कि...
I am firmly opposed to the idea that…
Used when in complete opposition to someone else's point of view

Main Body - Comparisons

... और ..., ... मामल मे समान/असमान हैं
…and…are similar/different as regards to…
An informal way of stating specific similarities or comparisons between two things
... की तुलना मे, ... ... दिखाता है.
In contrast to…, …shows…
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
... की तुलना मे, ... ... है.
…by contrast with… is/are…
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
... और ..., ... के मामले मे समान हैं.
…is similar to… in respect of…
Used when wanting to emphasize and explain a similarity between two things
... और ..., .... के मामले में भिन्न है.
…and… differ in terms of...
Used when wanting to emphasize and explain a difference between two things
पहला... और इसके विरुद्ध दूसरा...
The first…, by contrast, the second…
Used when wanting to emphasize the difference between two things
... और ... के बीच की मुख्य समानताएँ/असमानताएँ यह है कि...
One of the main similarities/differences between… and… is that…
Used when stating specific similarities or comparisons between two things
... और ... के बीच का एक विभेद यह है कि..., जब कि...
One difference between… and… is that…, whereas…
Used to highlight a difference between two things, can be the start of a long list of differences

Main Body - Opinions

मेरा मानना है कि...
I would say that…
Used to give a personal opinion, of which you are not fully confident
मुझे लगता है कि...
It seems to me that…
Used to give a personal opinion, of which you are not fully confident
मेरी राय है कि...
In my opinion…
Used to give a personal opinion
मेरे दृष्टिकोण से
From my point of view…
Used to give a personal opinion
मेरा मानना है कि
I am of the opinion that…
Used to give a personal opinion
मेरा मानना है कि इसके कई कारण है. सबसे पहले,... फिर...
I believe that there are several reasons. Firstly,… Secondly…
Used when wanting to list many reasons for something
मेरा मानना है कि... क्योंकि...
It is my belief that… because…
Used to give a personal opinion that you are sure of and an explanation of said opinion

Main Body - Connecting Elements

चलिए अब हम... पर एक नज़र डालेंगे.
Let us now analyze/turn to/examine…
Used when changing subject and to start a new paragraph
अब यह स्पष्ट है कि... . अब हम... की तरफ मुडेंगे.
It is now clear that… . Let us turn our attention to…
Used when changing subject and to start a new paragraph
और तो और, यह नहीं भूला जा सकता कि...
Moreover, one argument against this cannot be ignored: …
Used when adding important information to an already developed argument
यह सच है कि..., लेकिन...
Admittedly…, but…
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
यह सच है कि..., लेकिन...
It is true that…, yet the fact remains that…
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
माना कि..., लेकिन फिर भी...
Granted, …, nevertheless…
Used when conceding a counter-argument, but wanting to suggest further analysis of your own
इसके विपरीत
On the contrary, …
Used when correcting a mistaken belief, after said belief has been stated
एक तरफ से...
On the one hand…
Used to introduce one side of an argument
दूसरी तरफ से
On the other hand…
Used to show another side of an argument. Always used after "on the one hand…"
इन... के होते हुए भी...
In spite of…
Used when making an argument, which goes against certain data or beliefs
इन... के होते हुए भी...
Despite the fact that…
Used when making an argument, which goes against certain data or beliefs
वैज्ञानिक दृष्टि से/ऐतिहासिक दृषिटी से देखें तो...
Scientifically/Historically speaking…
Used when referring to science or past events in history
वैसे...
Incidentally…
Used when an additional point is thought of that can support your analysis
इसके अतिरिक्त...
Furthermore…
Used when developing a point to a high analytical level