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    What are the differences between novice,tyro and beginner?

    What are the differences among novice,tyro and beginner? Are all of them common?

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    Last edited by Hiya Raymond; 24-Jul-2013 at 07:14. Reason: Typo

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    Re: What are the differences between novice,tyro and beginner?

    Quote Originally Posted by Hiya Raymond View Post
    What are the differences among novice,tyro and beginner? Are all of them common?

    Thanks!
    "tyro" is not common in everyday English.

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    Re: What are the differences between novice,tyro and beginner?

    Quote Originally Posted by Hiya Raymond View Post
    What are the differences between novice,tyro and beginner? Are all of them common?
    We talk about the differences between words — however many words there are.


    between prep
    • at a point or in a region intermediate to two other points in space, times, degrees, etc
    • in combination; together: between them, they saved enough money to buy a car
    • confined or restricted to: between you and me
    • indicating a reciprocal relation or comparison
    • indicating two or more alternatives


    (Collins)



    As bhai said, 'tyro' is uncommon. There's little difference between the other two.

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