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Liza
What's the difference between quick / rapid / fast? In what cases each of them may be used? The same about quickly / fast / rapidly. Put the examples, please. Many thanks.
Jan 18, 2011 4:21 AM
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Quick= completed in a short amount of time. He was quick to finish his work/ He finished his work quickly Rapid= moving or occurring speedily, swift, (usually involves speed). The river was flowing at a rapid rate and rapidly overflowed its banks. Fast= happening quickly, although usually used in comparison to something else. I was worried because the town was flooding so fast that people couldn't escape.
January 18, 2011
i cannot answer this question quickly:P
January 18, 2011
Liza
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