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    What are the differences between these two sentence in meaning?

    He tends to exaggerate. "and" He is exaggerated.


    Please also explain the differences between

    He tends to be selfish. "and" He is selfish.




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    Default Re: tend to

    "He tends to be selfish" means that he is sometimes selfish, or even frequently selfish.

    "He is exaggerated" is incorrect and meaningless.

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    Default Re: tend to

    Quote Originally Posted by shibli.aftab View Post
    What are the differences between these two sentence in meaning?

    He tends to exaggerate. "and" He is exaggerated. The second one doesn't make sense.



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    Default Re: tend to

    What does "He tends to exaggerate" mean?
    Please rephrase it.
    Thanks

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    Default Re: tend to

    See probus's response in post #2 and this definition.
    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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