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What is difference between: "Bounty/bountiful" and "generosity/generous" ?
Jul 11, 2019 4:48 PM
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The first noun/adjective pair is about *having* a lot. The second is about willingness to *give* a lot.
July 11, 2019
Just one small additional tip, Mraz: Don't forget to use the article "the" in English. E.g. "What is THE difference between" ;) great question!
July 11, 2019
Both are quite similar. I would associate "generous and show generosity (give freely)" more with a person. Bounty is more similar to "abundance" (as state of being). For example: The bounty of nature. Have a look at Hope this helps!
July 11, 2019
bounty and generosity are nouns whereas bountiful and genereous are adjectives
July 11, 2019
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