Language summary: Other ways of showing that you are aware of the opposing opinion

1.      When you can think of the opposing opinion but you have not seen it written anywhere:

 

 

 

 

It

 

 

 

 

may be

argued

 

 

 

that………                                      

 

 

 

However, ……

asserted

could be

contended

maintained

might be

claimed

said

 

2.      When you have seen the opposing opinion written in another text:

 

 

 

 

It

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

has been

argued

 

 

 

that …..

 

 

 

However, …..

asserted

contended

maintained

claimed

said

 

 

 

 

It

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

is

argued

 

 

 

that …..

 

 

 

However, ….

asserted

contended

maintained

claimed

said