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    #1

    " many things to be discovered" or "many things to discover"

    "...there are many things to be discovered. "

    Can I write instead "there are many things to discover". Is there any differences in meaning or nuance?

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    #2

    Re: " many things to be discovered" or "many things to discover"

    They mean the same to me.

    Rover

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