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    difference between Unlike and contrary to

    Hi,
    please help me by telling the difference between 'unlike' and 'contrary to' with usage examples of the both

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    Re: difference between Unlike and contrary to

    Quote Originally Posted by shoaib 1 View Post
    Hi,
    please help me by telling the difference between 'unlike' and 'contrary to' with usage examples of the both
    Unlike = not the same as
    Contrary to = the opposite of

    I like horror films, unlike my friends, who mostly like romantic comedies.
    (Horror films are not the opposite of romantic comedies, just different.)

    Contrary to your statement that I have a lot of money, I am in fact bankrupt.


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    Re: difference between Unlike and contrary to

    Hi Dear,
    Thanks a lot for your kind response to my query.

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