069. On one hand…on the other hand…
-> use this expression when you are speaking about two different facts or two opposite ways of thinking about a situation.
A: What do you think of Shakespeare?
B: On one hand his plays are very interesting to watch but on the other hand they are hard to read.
A: I feel the same way sometimes.
B: So what do you do?
A: I just try to catch the general meaning of each sentence.
B: That sounds like a good idea.