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difference

noun (NOT THE SAME)
不同
 
 
/ˈdɪf.ər.ənts/ US  /-ɚ-/
[C or U] the way in which two or more things which you are comparing are not the same
区别,差别,不同
What's the difference between an ape and a monkey?
猿和猴有什么区别?
Is there any significant difference in quality between these two items?
这两件东西在质量方面有显着的差别吗?
Different and difference
make a (big) difference ( also make all the difference) to improve a situation (a lot)
(极大地)改善
Exercise can make a big difference to your state of health.
锻炼会极大地改善你的健康状况。
Putting up some new wallpaper has made all the difference to the place.
贴上一些新壁纸后这个地方变得焕然一新了。
Making things betterBecoming better
not make any difference ( also not make the slightest difference) to not change a situation in any way
没有引起任何变化
You can ask him again if you like, but it won't make any difference - he'll still say no.
你如果愿意可以再去问他,但结果还是一样——他还会说不。
It makes no difference where you put the aerial, the TV picture's still lousy.
不管你把天线放在什么位置结果都一样,电视图像还是非常糟糕。
Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
with a difference describes something unusual, and more interesting or better than other things of the same type
与众不同,不同寻常,别具一格,更胜一筹
Try new Cremetti - the ice cream with a difference.
试试新的克里梅蒂——不同寻常的冰激凌。
Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
(Definition of difference noun (NOT THE SAME) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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