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    #1

    choose or select?

    Hello!
    Which one is correct? Why?
    Please.......what you like. Take one.
    (a) select (b) choose
    Thanks in advance,

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    #2

    Re: choose or select?

    Tell us what you think first.

    Who has given you this question to answer?

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    #3

    Re: choose or select?

    I prefer 'select'. As far as I know, 'select' means 'choose carefully'. One of my friends asked me this question. But I'm in doubt. I also tend to like 'choose' as it's very common.

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    #4

    Re: choose or select?

    Either one works for me.

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