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Shared TraitsPlay
Think of 'category' as a box where you put things that share specific features. SlideDifferent breeds of dogs fall into the category of 'pets'.
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Broad and SpecificPlay
'Category' can refer to a broad group or a more specific subgroup. SlideIn the category of beverages, tea is a more specific category.
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Common ConfusionPlay
Don't confuse 'category' with 'example'. Categories are general; examples are specific items within them. SlideFruit is a category; an apple is an example.