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    What is the difference between 'complete' and 'completed'?

    Hi, teachers!

    I am always grateful for your prompt and clear explanations.
    I am wondering what is the difference between 'complete' and 'completed'.
    Are there contexts in which I can use them interchangeably?

    Please see the below sentence. Can I use 'completed' instead of 'complete' in the sentence below?
    Is there a difference in meaning?



    The human resource director asked for a complete evaluation of each staff member hired within the
    past six months.

    Thank you.

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    Re: What is the difference between 'complete' and 'completed'?

    Your example sentence wouldn't be natural with "completed".
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 17-Jun-2014 at 12:27.

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