Difference between support and reason
- the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
- supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation
- a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts
- a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission
- any device that bears the weight of another thing
- be the physical support of; carry the weight of
- argue or speak in defense of
- be behind; approve of
- play a subordinate role to (another performer)
- support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm
We cannot support all the shops we have already, so a few more very expensive units can only remain empty and unused.
The embassy had been shut down due to Mongolia's support for South Korea's "sunshine policy" of conciliation toward the North.
The Danish Dairy Board and the Danish Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Fisheries supported this study.
- an explanation of the cause of some phenomenon
- a justification for something existing or happening
- the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
- a fact that logically justifies some premise or conclusion
- a rational motive for a belief or action
- present reasons and arguments
- decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion
- think logically
If we have spent several class periods introducing conventions of reasoned evidence in argumentative writing, we usually look for such features in student papers.
If you accept that you have to do mass education - and, to keep costs low and for a lot of other reasons, I think that's not an unreasonable conclusion - you have to systematize it.
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