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    #1

    he offers more talk than action VS he talks the talk

    Hello.

    I wonder if the two sentences are interchangeable?

    When it comes to helping others, he offers more talk than action.

    When it comes to helping others, he talks the talk.

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    Re: he offers more talk than action VS he talks the talk

    No, they are not interchangeable. Can you tell me the difference between them?

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    Re: he offers more talk than action VS he talks the talk

    I think the first suggests that he never helps others and just talks about helping them.
    The second implies that he says that I help them but not only avoids helping them but also may hurt them.

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    Re: he offers more talk than action VS he talks the talk

    1. The expression: He is all talk and no action. Meaning: He doesn't do what he says he is going to do.

    2. The expression: He talks the talk and walks the walk. Meaning: He does what he says he is going to do.

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