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    broad and wide

    could you explain whats the different between "broad and wide""

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    Re: broad and wide

    There is little difference they are synonyms/

    Although you are more likely to be 'wide' awake and looking out your window in 'broad' daylight, than the other way round.


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    Re: broad and wide

    thanks curmudgeon

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    Re: broad and wide

    Try this: http://www.usingenglish.com/members/quizzes/451.html
    You'll see some of the case where both can be used and others where only one collocates.

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