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    Ju is offline Senior Member
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    1. What are the differences between thread and question of the above writing in this forum?

    2. If there is no difference, arethread and question interchangeable in other writings?



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    Default Re: Post new thread

    1. A thread is a topic for discussion. It may or may not be a question.

    2. As there is a difference, the answer to your question is clearly no.

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    Default Re: Post new thread

    1. post a new thread
    2. start a new thread

    #2 makes sense to me. Do both make sense to you?

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    Default Re: Post new thread

    Quote Originally Posted by sunsunmoon View Post
    1. post a new thread
    2. start a new thread

    #2 makes sense to me. Do both make sense to you?
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    They do to me, but I use start a thread more often (and *start a threat even more often, but that's because I can't type).

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    Default Re: Post new thread

    Thread is a term from forums and bulletin boards- I wouldn't use it in other contexts.

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