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    Smile give/offer really good service

    The servers at this restaurant give/offer/provide really good service.



    Do all the bolded words fit in the above and convey the same idea? Thanks.


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    Re: give/offer really good service

    The waiters


    give
    and provide are synonymous; offer is acceptable but I would not use it as a rule in this context.

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    Re: give/offer really good service

    Hi there,

    I am always confused with 'offer' and 'provide'. What is the difference between them and are they interchangable?

    And
    What is the difference between 'chance' and 'opportunity'?
    Are they interchangable?

    thanks
    pete

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    Re: give/offer really good service

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    The waiters


    give and provide are synonymous; offer is acceptable but I would not use it as a rule in this context.
    Thanks, Anglika.
    But could you explain in a few words why as a rule you wouldn't use "offer" in the context?

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