GED Reasoning through Language Arts 1.2 Reading Skills

GED Reasoning through Language Arts 1.2 Reading Skills. What purpose does the transition "on the other hand" achieve in the last sentences of paragraph 1?

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fun What purpose does the transition on the other hand

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achieve in the last senses of paragraph line Right here

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all right answer Choices are Hey all right well first

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let's take a look at the language he's Using the

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phrase on the other hand means we're contrasting two things

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pants but what well from the earlier senses it's pretty

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clear our narrator is not wild about the purity is

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less than forgiving punishments he states Thatjust severe punishments of

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the past would be mocked in the present but that's

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not the contrast the narrator's making here Instead we're getting

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a comparison between the lack of sympathy for criminals and

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the dignity attributed to over the top punished So on

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the other hand is contrasting attitudes toward criminals and punishments

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In other words the answer is letter eh Hawthorns Favorite 00:01:29.549 --> [endTime] letter way yeah