Hello CicilyOriginally Posted by Cicily21
The meanings of act:
1.) a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
2.) a manifestation of insincerity; "he put on quite an act for her benefit"
3.) discharge one's duties; "She acts as the chair"; "In what capacity are you acting?"
4.) be suitable for theatrical performance; "This scene acts well"
5.) be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
The meanings of action:
1.) something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
2.) an act by a government body or supranational organization; "recent federal action undermined the segregationist position"
3.) the series of events that form a plot; "his novels always have a lot of action"
4.) the trait of being active and energetic and forceful; "a man of action"
5.) the most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field; "the action is no longer in technology stocks but in municipal bonds"
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