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Severity LevelsPlay
Use 'ill' to indicate varying severity of sickness, often modified by adverbs. SlideHe is slightly ill with a cold but still working.
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Short-term SicknessPlay
'Ill' can imply a temporary condition, suggesting possible recovery. SlideShe's been ill but is expected to get better soon.
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Not Just PhysicalPlay
While often physical, 'ill' can also describe mental or emotional unwellness. SlideHis anxiety made him feel ill before the presentation.