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    Post 'insist' or 'persist'?

    What's the differences between 'insist' and 'persist'?
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    Re: 'insist' or 'persist'?

    If you insist, you demand that something is done, using your authority or willpower to pressure others. If you persist, you continue to do something though told not to, etc.

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