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a) The birth rate for older women has declined, but,by contrast, births to teenage mothers have increased.
b) The purpose of the scheme is not to help the employersbutto provide work for young people.
c)Scandinavian cruises are very popular in the summer;conversely, the Caribbean is most popular in the winter.
d)The stock lost 60 cents a share,in contrastto last year, when it gained 21 cents.
e)Insteadof being annoyed, he seemed quite pleased.
f)It wasn't a good thing;on the contraryit was a huge mistake.
g) Nuclear power is relatively cheap.On the other hand,you could argue that it's not safe.
h) It is equally vital that both should be mentioned,otherwisea client, particularly a buyer, could be seriously misled.
i)Unlikemost people in the office, I don't come to work by car.
j) A bowl of instant oatmeal costs about $.15,whereasregular oatmeal costs only $.05 per bowl.
k) Schools in the north tend to be better equipped,whilethose in the south are relatively poor.
l) Last summer there was a drought,yetsome people were still watering their lawns every day.