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Whats the difference between assume and presume? I need some help to clarify the difference
e.x I assume you are a lazy guy
The house smells awful. I presume u never clean
Ex: I didn't see your car, so I assumed/presumed you'd gone out.
In the following cases, only ASSUME is possible:
a) assume control/responsibility/power/the role of...
b) assume a manner/air/ expression ( formal )
c) assume (= take on) great importance/ massive proportions.
d) assume (= presuppose): the theory assumes that....