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Autor:  Dale-CR
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  13/SET/2009 11:35 PM
Assunto:  Fast vs Quick
 
Mensagem: 
When fast and quick are used to mean "in a short time", they are often interchangeable.  Once in a while, however, one will be preferred over another.

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in a short time

doing something or happening in a short time:
The subway is the fastest (or quickest) way to get downtown.
The company must give a faster (or quicker) response to clients' requests.
The rainforests are being chopped down at an alarmingly fast (quick doesn't sound "right" here) rate.
I'm a fast (or quick) learner.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Fast vs Quick  –  Intruder  11/SET/2009, 9:24 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  PPAULO  11/SET/2009, 11:09 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Thesaurus  12/SET/2009, 12:06 AM
Fast vs Quick  –  pat  12/SET/2009, 8:57 AM
Fast vs Quick  –  orlando  12/SET/2009, 12:11 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  PPAULO  12/SET/2009, 4:03 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Fran  12/SET/2009, 7:24 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Intruder  12/SET/2009, 9:07 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Deivis  12/SET/2009, 9:14 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  PPAULO  12/SET/2009, 9:37 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Dale-CR  13/SET/2009, 12:07 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  PPAULO  13/SET/2009, 5:06 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Intruder  13/SET/2009, 11:27 PM
 Fast vs Quick  –  Dale-CR  13/SET/2009, 11:35 PM
Fast vs Quick  –  Fran  14/SET/2009, 6:52 AM
Fast food  –  Foncused  15/SET/2009, 3:19 AM
Fast food  –  Dale-CR  15/SET/2009, 9:04 AM

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