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    hope and wish

    A young Chinese man asked me to explain the difference between 'hope' and 'wish'. I hope did a good job, and wish I could have done a better one. I would like to hear your opinions on the essential differences and similarities.

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    Re: hope and wish

    As verbs or as nouns?

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    Re: hope and wish

    Bide.
    There's a discussion here that might help.

    hope vs wish - WordReference Forums

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    Re: hope and wish

    Thanks for the tip!!
    Both as verbs as well as nouns

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