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    titled vs entitled

    I have just read a book titled / entitled "How to Live with Life".

    Can either word be used?

    Thanks.

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    Re: titled vs entitled

    You will hear both, but if you are talking about the title of a book, then "titled" is the correct word. "Entitled" means that you have the right to something.

    The book is titled "How to Live with Life".
    I work in a bookshop and I am entitled to one free book every month. This month, I chose "How to Live with Life".

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    Re: titled vs entitled


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    Re: titled vs entitled

    I would probably use "entitled" in this case.

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