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Autor:  pat
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Data:  13/JUN/2003 8:23 AM
Assunto:  Re: To explore To exploit
Mensagem:  They can be similar, as vezes.

"Exploit" is to take advantage, to use an opportunity for gain.

"Explore" is more general - to wander, to get to know.

First came the "explorers" to the New World, they reported their findings back home - then came the settlers, who "exploited" the New World.

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
To explore To exploit  –  Sérgio T. Buchalla  13/JUN/2003, 7:13 AM
 Re: To explore To exploit  –  pat  13/JUN/2003, 8:23 AM

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