Sunday, September 25, 2011

juxtapose

juxtapose [ JUHK-stuh’-pohz, juhk-stuh’-POHZ ]
 transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 to place side by side especially in order to compare and contrast
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 It would be interesting to juxtapose Mahendra Singh Dhoni's comments before the T20 World Cup with the Indian team's actual performance.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The report is interesting to juxtapose with next week's announcement by Apple, which is expected to release its highly-anticipated second-generation iPhone, featuring 3G.