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    a mark/signal that major changes are on the way

    The new policy is a mark/signal that major changes are on the way.


    Could you tell me whether both mark and signal can be used in this sentence?

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    I wouldn't use "mark".

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    Neither would I. I'd use 'sign' normally, though 'signal is fine in most cases, in my opinion. To me 'signal' has undertones, depending on context. of a warning, threat or promise; 'sign' is more neutral.

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