Difference Between Appearance and Reality

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Key Difference – Appearance vs Reality     Appearance and reality are common themes that come up in literature. However, this should not be confined to literature alone. Even in our lives, there can be instances where a mismatch between appearances and reality emerge. These two are not the same. There is a clear difference between appearance […]

Difference Between Smart and Wise

Difference Between Smart and Wise

Key Difference – Smart vs Wise   Smart and wise are two words that can often be very confusing to most of us although there is a difference between the two words. You may have heard people use the word smart for children, friends or even yourself. What does being smart mean? And how is it […]

Difference Between Indulge and Involve

Difference Between Indulge and Involve

Key Difference – Indulge vs Involve     The words indulge and involve, are two verbs in the English language between which a key difference can be discerned concerning their meanings. First let us define the two words. To indulge is to allow someone to have their way or else to satisfy a desire. To involve is […]

Difference Between Explore and Discover

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Key Difference – Explore vs Discover    Explore and discover are two words between which a key difference can be identified although in general they convey a similar meaning. To explore something is to travel through an unfamiliar area in order to learn about it or else to examine something. On the other hand, discover is […]

Difference Between Phonological Awareness and Phonemic Awareness

Difference Between Phonological Awareness and Phonemic Awareness

Key Difference – Phonological Awareness vs Phonemic Awareness   Phonological awareness and phonemic awareness are two concepts that are related to one another although there is a difference between these two concepts. Phonological Awareness and Phonemic Awareness refer to two skill sets. First let us define the two concepts in order to understand the key difference between […]

Difference Between Flirting and Friendly

Difference Between Flirting and Friendly

Key Difference – Flirting vs Friendly   Flirting and friendly are two words between which a key difference can be identified although in both cases the individual behaves in a likable manner. Flirting is behaving in such a way as to attract someone sexually without any serious intentions. On the other hand, friendly is when […]

Difference Between Critical and Crucial

Difference Between Critical and Crucial

Key Difference – Critical vs Crucial   Although the words critical and crucial consist of certain similarities in terms of the meaning of the two words, there is a key difference between the two words. Most people believe that both critical and crucial are used when emphasizing the importance of decisive nature of something. However, […]

Difference Between Exploration and Exploitation

Difference Between Exploration and Exploitation

Key Difference – Exploration vs Exploitation   Although the words exploration and exploitation appear similar when one pays attention to the spellings of the two words, a difference can be observed between these words in terms of meaning. Let us first define the two words. Exploration can refer to traveling through an unfamiliar area in order to learn about […]

Difference Between Love and Admiration

Difference Between Love and Admiration

Key Difference – Love vs Admiration  The words love and admiration are two strong emotions felt by  an individual, between which a difference can be identified. First let us define the two words before engaging in a contrast of the two words. Love is a very strong affection that we feel for another. This could […]

Difference Between More and Most

Difference Between More and Most

Key Difference – More vs Most    The usage of more and most can often be confusing to the non-native language speaker, although there is a difference between these two words. In a general sense, more is used when referring to a greater or additional amount or degree. Most, on the other hand, is used […]