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LampPro Tip 1/3
Context MattersPlay
Use 'potential' to suggest that something could happen or someone could be suitable for something in the future. SlideHe has potential value for our team.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Pending RealityPlay
'Potential' implies something isn't yet real, but it could realistically happen or exist soon. SlideThat empty lot has potential to become a community garden.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Hidden PossibilitiesPlay
Use 'potential' when suggesting that not everyone can see the possible future value or outcome. SlideThe artist sees potential in the rough sketch.