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Tiffany lam
affect and effect what different?
Nov 16, 2016 12:07 PM
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Affect = something that causes something else to change... for example "The weather forecast has affected our plans for the weekend." Effect = the result of something. For example "The effect of the bad forecast for this weekend, has been the cancellation of our plans."
November 16, 2016
Effect is a result of something, while affect is a verb that expresses a relatonship between a subject and an object. Plus, the pronunciation is slightly different.
November 16, 2016
Tiffany lam
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