Shade is the general dark area that is protected from the sun:
It's so hot out - let's sit in the shade.
We brought an umbrella to the beach so that we could have some shade.
A shadow is the "shape" of an object or person that blocks the light. You can only have "shade" from the sun, but you can have a "shadow" from the sun OR other types of light, such as electric lights or candlelight.
My dog is afraid of his own shadow.
A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes through the earth's shadow.
We can also use the word shadows to refer to a dark area in general:
He jumped out from the shadows of the basement and scared me half to death.
Strawweight 21 0 0 (15)
Last Year s Ranking: Unranked
Status Report: Joyi is on a roll, having beaten Florante Condes (W 12) and, importantly, Raul Garcia (W 12) over the last 18 months. He s not a bad puncher for a little guy and isn t afraid to get in there and work. He could be around a while.
Future: Katsunari Takayama on Jan. 29 in South Africa.