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    Smile help me distinguish some words?

    What's the difference between ability,capacity,capability?I am confused about it.Thank you very much.

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    Re: help me distinguish some words?

    Alysa, have you tried dictionary.com?

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    Re: help me distinguish some words?

    Capacity and ability are used interchangeably in casual speech, but there is a distinction: you learn an ability; you are born with a capacity.

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