" The differences in meaning between the following pairs "

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Radman

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Hi,
Would anyone please tell me what the differences in meaning between these pairs of words is.

1)a depressing film / a moving film

2)a cheerful person / a lively person

3)a romantic holiday / a relaxing holiday

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Try looking up the words here. Come back here if you have problems with any of the definitions.
 

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This looks like homework, which we don't help with.

Let the dictionary be your first resort, not this forum.

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Thanks,I know the definition of these words, but I still cannot get the differentiation between them.:-(
 

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Thanks,I know the definition of these words, but I still cannot get the differentiation between them.:-(

I find it hard to believe that you can't tell the difference between the definitions of "romantic" and "relaxing".
 

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Thanks,I know the definition of these words, but I still cannot get the differentiation between them.:-(
Well try to explain your problem, because I can't see it. What parts of the dictionary definitions do you not understand?

I have seen films that have been very moving. Some of them have been depressing, others uplifting.

I know cheerful people who are not particularly lively, and lively people who have not been particularly cheerful.

I have been on holidays with male and/or female friends that have been relaxing. Not, as it happens, being gay, I have been on holidays with female friends that have been both romantic and relaxing; I have never been on a romantic holiday with a male friend.
 

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I find it hard to believe that you can't tell the difference between the definitions of "romantic" and "relaxing"
Some of my romantic episodes have been far from relaxing. :cool:

Sometimes I am very relieved to be old.
 

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Thanks alot dear 5jj, your examples was useful.so sorry to take your time,because I thought there is some special differences between them and got it in a wrong way at first. I find out what my mistake was.:oops:
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Oops,Sorry for taking your time.(not to take...)
 
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