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Emotive ConfusionPlay
Note that 'comprehend' conveys a rational understanding, not an emotional one. SlideHe understood her words, but he couldn't comprehend her pain.
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Full ClarityPlay
'Comprehend' implies you are fully clear about the topic, with no confusion. SlideAfter the lecture, I could comprehend the complex theory.
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Sudden RealizationPlay
'Comprehend' is sometimes used when someone suddenly understands an idea. SlideShe read the clue again and finally comprehended the puzzle.