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    Tedwonny is offline Member
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    Red face how do we distinguish generic and general

    These two words seem to refer to the same concept. How do we distinguish them? thanks

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    Default Re: how do we distinguish generic and general

    Quote Originally Posted by Tedwonny View Post
    These two words seem to refer to the same concept. How do we distinguish between them? thanks
    And the dictionary states......................

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    Default Re: how do we distinguish generic and general

    Quote Originally Posted by billmcd View Post
    And the dictionary states......................
    Well, I've looked them up in different dictionaries before asking of course and according to
    http://www.usingenglish.com/forum/as...c-general.html, an earlier post,

    are the two words really synonymous and can be used interchangeably?

    thanks

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