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    synonyms

    Hi,there.Any help is appreciated here.
    What is the difference between "alive","live"and "living",when used to mean sth or sb "has life".
    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: synonyms

    Quote Originally Posted by tianhang View Post
    Hi,there.Any help is appreciated here.
    What is the difference between "alive","live"and "living",when used to mean sth or sb "has life".
    Thanks a lot.
    compare:

    They're alive. (not dead)
    They live. (not dead)
    They are the most famous living singers. (still live)

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