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LampPro Tip 1/2
Clarifying ExamplePlay
Use 'instance' when you want to illustrate a point with a specific example. SlideThere are many dangerous jobs, for instance, firefighting.
LampPro Tip 2/2
Substitute for 'Example'Play
'Instance' can often be used interchangeably with 'example', but 'instance' feels more formal. SlideIn literature, the use of metaphors is common; for instance, 'time is a thief'.