Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Similarity"

The meaning of "Similarity" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does similarities mean?
A: Antonym of differences; qualities between people or things which are the same or close enough.

John and Maria have an affinity for each other (=it means they have enough similarities to get along easily)

Example sentences using "Similarity"

Q: Please show me example sentences with to bear a striking similarity.
A: *"To bear a striking resemblance to" is how to say it (or at least the more common way)
>You bear a striking resemblance to your father
"to bear a striking resemblance to someone or something"
>He bears a striking resemblance to that wanted man, doesn't he?

Synonyms of "Similarity" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between similarity and parallel ?
A: 'Parallel' can be used to refer to a set of parallel lines, which are two lines that are always the same distance apart and never touch. However, depending on the context, 'Parallel' can also be used when comparing two similar items.

'Similarity' implies closeness of appearance to something else.

Example #1
"The similarity between their faces was uncanny. I only later learned that they were twins."

Explanation: In this context, the word 'Similarity' can be used, but it would sound unnatural to replace it with 'Parallel,' which is more often used when discussing mathematics and statistics.

Translations of "Similarity"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 공통점은 두 곳 모두 큰 도시에 있었다는 것과, 아파트였다는 점이다.

The similarity (of my previous house and the current one) is that they both are located in big cities and are/in apartment buildings.
A: such a great lesson!! Thanks~
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? However, as well as similarities such as the fact that the written French is almost the same in both Quebec and France, there are obvious differences between Quebec French and Metropolitan French. Could you check this sentence, please?
A: Fixed sentence. (Removed However)

There may be similarities between Quebec French and Metropolitan French, one example is the way they are written however, there are obvious differences as well.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? similarity
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? similarities between ought to and should
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Similarity"

Q: The similarities between the two demonstrations were that they were voluntary demonstrations by students and intellectuals, that there was public demand for the resignation of political leaders, that demand for more democracy was expressed, and that they ultimately threatened the Communist Party system.
A: Hello it is correct but for certain passages you used the wrong words.
Correction :
- they were voluntary done by students
- that demanded democracy to be more expressed

Hope that helps ~
Q: The similarity of DNA between chimpanzee and Human races turned out over 98% does this sound natural?
A: × The similarity of DNA between chimpanzee and Human races turned out over 98%
✓ The similarity between human and chimpanzee DNA is over 98 percent.

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Q: There are many similarities between Kyoto and Florence both of which are center of culture in their countries. does this sound natural?
A: this is because the subject of the sentence is ‘the similarities’ not ‘Kyoto and Florence’. So you either need to specify what you are talking about or start a new sentence with the cities as the subject.
Q: At what points do you think are similarities and prime differences between people from group A and group B? does this sound natural?
A: What do you think are the biggest differences and similarities between the people from group A and group B?
Q: What's their similarities ? does this sound natural?
A: "What are their similarities?"
Or
"What're their similarities?"

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