Compares two things, often point by point, to show similarity; to argue that if two things are alike in one way they are probably alike in other ways as well
Inverted word order
The parts of a sentence or clause are not in the usual subject-verb-object order
Your manuscript is both good and original. But the part that is good is not original, and the part that is original is not good.
Chicago's the place were organized Black history was born, where gospel music was born, where jazz and the blues were reborn, where the Beatles and the Rolling Stones went up to the mountaintop to get the new musical commandements from Chuck Berry and the rock'n'roll apostles.
Current government programs don't protect poor people very well against the cost of becoming sick. They do much better at protecting sick people against the risk of becoming poor.
I take it you've discovered who started the riot.
We knew who he was all along.
It's just nothing we can do to him.
Why not, for God's sake?
He hadn't ought to have freed us if he didn't want to make provisions to feed us. Anyone could have told him that.
Obama is: JFK in 1960
He appeals to new generation; first memeber of long-discriminated group to win; glamorous wife; support of Ted and Caroline Kennedy.
Taking in my opponent's performances is a little like watching a big summer blockbuster.