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    "check" or "examine"?

    You should let the doctor check/examine your eyes.
    Which word is correct? Or both? Which is more common?
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    Re: "check" or "examine"?

    Both words are fine, I don't think one is particularly more common than the other.

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    Re: "check" or "examine"?

    They both work for me. Examine sounds more professional than check.
    I have also heard "test sb's eyes".

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