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What is the difference between " aim at " and " aim for " ?
Oct 27, 2017 4:14 PM
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Generally speaking, "aim at" refers to physically aiming at something, whereas "aim for" refers to your intention to achieve some abstract thing. For instance: You aim at a target, but you aim for a goal. Both of these phrasal verbs are usually followed by a noun. Regards.
October 27, 2017
Aim for is a figurative statement which is used when talking about goals. Aim at is a literal statement, which means you are physically aiming at something.
October 27, 2017
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