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    Tan Elaine is offline Key Member
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    The disease spreads quickly among / between people.

    The disease spreads quickly among / between people.

    Which word in bold should I use? Thanks.

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    Re: The disease spreads quickly among / between people.

    I would say it is highly contagious in humans. 'Spread' is ambiguous. Cancer spreads inside the victim's body, for example.

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