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Q: What is the difference between Namely, and In other words, and In short, ?
A: Namely is when you want to specify something or name an example. "I really like chinese food, namely pork soup dumplings" In other words is used when you want to rephrase or clarify something that was just said. "Do you want to go get lunch with me now?" "You see, Matt called me the other day and I promised I'd meet him in 10 minutes" "So, in other words, no." In short is when you want to summarise what was just said. "What did you do yesterday?" "I woke up, went to the bathroom, showered, ate, brushed my teeth, watched TV for 12 hours, and slept" "So, in short, not much"
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