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    Peril, risk, danger, hazard

    Hello again everybody. There's another thread about the above question but it's closed so I'd like to ask the same question today.
    In particular I was trying to write a sentence about the Internet and kids, something like:

    "Parents should be very careful to protect their children from the (perils/risks/dangers/hazards) of the Internet".
    Can you help me understand what is the correct word and why, please?
    Thank you very much.

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    #2

    Re: Peril, risk, danger, hazard

    Please give a link to the earlier thread and we can open it.

    Is it one of the Similar Threads below?

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    #3

    Re: Peril, risk, danger, hazard

    Hello, Rover. Yes, the thread I looked at is one of the ones you cite, the second to be exact.
    Thank you for your help

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    #4

    Re: Peril, risk, danger, hazard

    I have reopened that thread here.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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