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Academic ClarificationPlay
Use 'enlighten' to describe learning that deepens understanding, often in an academic context. SlideThe documentary enlightened me about climate change.
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Not Just FactsPlay
'Enlighten' implies providing insight, not just facts or data. SlideShe enlightened the audience with her analysis.
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Sharing WisdomPlay
It suggests sharing specialized or privileged information that enlightens the listener. SlideThe teacher enlightened us about Shakespeare's hidden themes.