Dutch | Phrases - Academic | Main Body

Main Body - Agreeing

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

Main Body - Disagreeing

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

Main Body - Comparisons

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

Main Body - Opinions

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

Main Body - Connecting Elements

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