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    words vs words

    1. Why do they use the word Multiple instead of Double in this sentence? " ... as multiple scientific perspectives ...". What bout the word Twice and Twofold?

    2. Is Bear on mean Keep on, and Stand in this sentence? "... as multiple scientific perspectives are brought to bear on the study of self-control and drug-seeking."

    3. How do you create a compound noun? e.g. Role model, Drug-seeking, etc.

    4. What is the difference between Spite and Despite in these following? Can you use Surpass instead of Emulate?
    "Later generals looked back on Napoleon with admiration, in spite of his eventual defeat, and sought to emulate his aggressive ..."
    "... are heading overseas in search of treatment not available locally for MS, despite knowing ..."

    5. Prior to, I know that the word Sought means Wanted something desirably. Is it the simple past of the verb Seek in this sentence?

    My answers as I'm not sure.
    1. Because, it looks more appropriate than Double. / Twice = Two times = Twofold
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    4. / emulate (v)
    5. Yes, Itís.

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    #2

    Re: words vs words

    1 I would assume that there are more than two perspectives.
    2-4
    5 In a short answer, use it is, not it's.

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    Re: words vs words

    Please highlight these points.
    1. Comparison between Multiple and Double, and Twice and Twofold:

    2. what does Bear on imply in this sentence? "... as multiple scientific perspectives are brought to bear on the study of self-control and drug-seeking."

    3. understood

    4.
    What is the difference between spite and despite?

    5. IS sought the simple past of the verb seek in this sentence?
    "Later generals looked back on Napoleon with admiration, in spite of his eventual defeat, and sought to emulate his aggressive ..."

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    Re: words vs words

    Do not ask multiple, unrelated questions in the same post.

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