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Encouraging GrowthPlay
Use 'foster' to show support for growing something intangible, like skills or relationships. SlideThe teacher worked to foster confidence in her students.
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Ideas Over TimePlay
'Foster' implies a gradual process, not an instant change. SlideThe seminar aimed to foster an understanding of cultural diversity.
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Not Just PositivePlay
While often positive, 'foster' can also apply to negative feelings or ideas. SlideThe policy unintentionally fostered resentment among employees.