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    generate (or produce) ideas

    What's the difference:

    produce idea
    generate idea

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    Re: generate (or produce) ideas

    They could be synonyms, but to generate ideas is to come up with novel ideas.


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    Re: generate (or produce) ideas

    Dear teacher.

    If i were you, i would prefer to say ( create ) because (creation) is the act of causing something new to happen or exist.

    when you have an idea you use your imagination to do that.

    Dont forget that: According to Plato the only real thing is the idea in God's mind, that idea was the creation of the universe.

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    Re: generate (or produce) ideas

    Quote Originally Posted by ali abu hassan View Post
    Dear teacher.

    If i were you, i would prefer to say ( create ) because (creation) is the act of causing something new to happen or exist.

    when you have an idea you use your imagination to do that.

    Dont forget that: According to Plato the only real thing is the idea in God's mind, that idea was the creation of the universe.
    Generate ideas is also a collocation.

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