Hello dear teachers. I want to know what is the defference between these words:
1.bureau and office
2.route, way and avenue
3.rapid, fast and quick
pace and step
occur and happen
what does concern and lifted mean?
Thanks in advance.
3. we use "fast"
when speaking aboout velocity, the rate of covering distance in proportion to time and "quick"
when talking about being ready and acting with minimal delay.
Come here, quick!
A "quick car" can do zero to 60 in 3.5 seconds.
A "fast car" can do 190 miles per hour.
In addition, we say "he drives fast", not
"fastly". Oddly enough, we usually
say "come, quick", not
We use "rapid"
in reference to a fast and sudden move, done or occurring in a brief period of time.
The 1990s were a period of rapid change/growth.
His response to the accusation was rapid.
Rapid as a noun is the part of a river where the current moves with great
swiftness, but without actual waterfall or cascade;
To be continued...;-)