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    A first approach/nearing to the problem

    Would you say that they synonyms in usage: approach/nearing to the problem.

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    Re: A first approach/nearing to the problem

    "A first nearing to the problem" is meaningless.

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    Re: A first approach/nearing to the problem

    I see. I have seen it while looking for a synonym of "approach" in this same sense.

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    Re: A first approach/nearing to the problem

    Just because "nearing" is given as a synonym of "approach", that doesn't mean you can use the two words interchangeably. Quite frequently, using a synonym of a word requires a change of sentence construction.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: A first approach/nearing to the problem

    I understand. Do you know whether there is correct synonym for this same structure?. "A first ..... to the problem".

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    Re: A first approach/nearing to the problem

    I can't think of one. Why do you need one?

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