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what is the difference between the words gain and earn? ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre las palabras "gain" and "earn"?
Feb 4, 2011 2:05 AM
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"Gain" is when you acquire something as an increase or addition. So for example, during the holidays I usually gain weight. Could you say gain more money? No. You earn more money. "Earn" means to obtain or get something in return for one's personal efforts. Example: So if I work harder I might earn more money. If I try to be kind to people I might earn their friendship.
February 4, 2011
Thumbs up Jura perfect answer
February 4, 2011
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