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    hi, are these sentences the same in meaning or different?
    1-a)I bought vegetablea in the market.
    b)I bought tomatos and onions in the market.
    2-a) John is ill,he has a bad case of malaria.
    b)John is very ill indeed.

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    Re: translating

    Quote Originally Posted by ali20ast View Post
    hi, are these sentences the same in meaning or different?
    1-a)I bought vegetables in the market.
    b)I bought tomatos and onions in the market.
    2-a) John is ill,he has a bad case of malaria.
    b)John is very ill indeed.
    They are different.
    Although tomatoes and onions are vegetables, "vegetables" doesn't mean "tomatoes and onions". Nor does being "very ill indeed" mean you have malaria.

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