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Root or Route?

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Exemple : ‘’We need to get to the root of the problem soon!’’

"Root" and "route" are homonyms and are often mixed up despite their different meanings. "Root" is a noun referring to the "origin" or "starting point" of something. It can be used in a literal sense or in a more metaphorical sense regarding problems. It is also used to denote the part of a plant which grows into the earth.


Exemple : ‘’There is bad traffic so I propose we take a different route.’’

"Route" is a noun used to denote a particular way of getting from one place to another. It can also be used less literally to refer to the best way of acheiving something, such as "passing exams."

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