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Shared EmotionPlay
Empathize involves a deep emotional understanding, not just a surface reaction. SlideShe empathized with his loss, recalling the pain of her own.
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Active EffortPlay
To empathize requires actively imagining how someone else feels. SlideHe tried to empathize with her situation by recalling his similar experiences.
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Not SympathyPlay
Unlike sympathy, empathize doesn't imply feeling sorry for someone, but feeling with them. SlideI don't just sympathize with you; I truly empathize.