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  1. lorenzi marie
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    Difference between to aim at and to aim to

    could you tell me the difference between To aim at and To aim to?
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    Marie

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    Re: Difference between to aim at and to aim to

    Hi Marie-
    My understanding is that 'aim at' means 'to point sth at sb'(he aimed a gun at me), whereas 'aim to' means you have the intention of doing sth (I aim to pass my exams).
    Hope that helps.
    L

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