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    Lightbulb Word difference

    Can you tell me the differences between:
    - contain & include
    - receiver & recipient
    Thanks,

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    Re: Word difference

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Can you tell me the differences between:
    - contain & include
    - receiver & recipient
    Thanks,
    Contain means to hpld/ have inside.
    example: You dictation contains a lot of mistakes.
    Include means to count ( s.o/sth) along wiy\th others
    example:I include you among my friends.
    recipient means a person who receives sth(information, news, message etc.)
    receiver means a) a part of a telephone
    b) a person who accepts stolen goods
    c) an official put in charge of a bankrupt company.

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