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What is the difference between these words

Good Nice Awesome brillant Great
What is the difference between these words in English

For learning: English
Base language: Chinese (Mandarin)
Category: Language



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    That's great=好棒
    That's good=不错
    That's nice=有点意思
    That's brilliant=太聪明了
    That's awesome=酷

    Sometimes, it helps to find the counterparts in Chinese.
    Try and think when is the last time you heard awesome and great were used, how they are different. I'm sure you will have some insights as well :-)

    those words are an adjectives, and the adjectives can't be suitable for all things, so the first is more generic (good) so it can be synonym for all those words but less strong than great and awesome,
    as for brilliant is more suitable for the actions and achievements
    great fit the lasting things and actions rather than temporary ones
    awesome suits the appearances what is looking admirable, or even the hard thing like challenges or task.
    so you don't say wow a great flowers , but wow an awesome flower;
    it depends on the adjective object what is it.

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