English Grammar – Using Whereas, Definiton and Example Sentences
Whereas links two ideas that contrast with each other. It is a conjunction. It is used to highlight an important difference between two similar things or facts.
- Whereas we did all the job, they enjoyed themselves.
- He is careful, whereas I take risks.
- The old system was fairly complicated whereas the new system is really very simple.
- Whereas you help him, he doesn’t help anyone.
- The south has a hot, dry climate, whereas the north has a milder, wetter climate.
- He likes to go to the cinema, whereas she prefers the park.