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    different/various

    Can these two words be used interchangeably in a sentence?

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    Re: different/various

    Not always- you can't use various after many:
    They did it in many different ways.
    They did it in many various ways.

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    Re: different/various

    Oh yes, cause various already means "many of different kinds". But aside from using it after many, they're interchangeable, right?

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    Re: different/various

    Not always; you can't use various with 2, but you can have 2 different things.

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    Wink Re: different/various

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Not always; you can't use various with 2, but you can have 2 different things.
    ok! so different has a wider use than various, thanks!!!

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