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LampPro Tip 1/3
Usage vs UsePlay
Understand that 'usage' refers to the conventional way words are used, compared to 'use' as the act. SlideWhile 'use' can be a verb or noun, 'usage' is always a noun.
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Language PrecisionPlay
In academic contexts, precision in word 'usage' shows deep understanding of language. SlideChoosing the right word 'usage' can affect the clarity of academic writing.
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Regional VariationsPlay
Be aware of regional differences in word 'usage' as it varies by English dialects. SlideBritish 'usage' of 'lorry' corresponds to the American 'truck'.