Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Convince"

The meaning of "Convince" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does convince mean?
A: To persuade
Q: What does I'm convinced to learn English. mean?
A: 그것은 당신이 영어를 배우기로 결심했다는 것을 의미한다.
Q: What does convince mean?
A: To convince is to argue with someone in order to make him or her believe that you are right.

-> I've convinced you that you would do a great job and so, you did.
It means that I have talked to someone, I have said that I am really sure that this person can do a good job. This person believed me and then, did a good job.
Q: What does "...and you can't convince me otherwise" mean?
A: Thank you!

Example sentences using "Convince"

Q: Please show me example sentences with convince.
A: Examples:

I want to convince him to buy me a new car.

She is going to convince her mother to take a vacation.

It is difficult to convince some people.

They couldn’t convince me to go with them.
Q: Please show me example sentences with convince.
A: After I heard his side of the story, I was convinced

I managed to convince myself that I was doing the right thing

I was unable to convince her to come with us
Q: Please show me example sentences with convince.
A: 1. It was hard to convince the customer to buy the vacuum cleaner.

2. The child lied about stealing, but his lies were not very convincing. I could tell he wasn't telling the truth.

3. I'm going into a job interview and need to convince the boss to hire me.

4. I wrote a letter to try to convince my teacher to not give me a detention.
Q: Please show me example sentences with convince, persuade .
A: he persuaded her to get with him in the car.
are you convinced that i am right ?.
were the police convinced by your story?.
you need to persuade them into playing the game.
she did a lot of persuading but I wasnt convinced.

Synonyms of "Convince" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between convince and persuade ?
A: difference between persuade and convince is that persuasion is a process.A hoped for result is to convince.
E.g. Although Robert finally persuaded his girlfriend to move abroad with him, she was not fully convinced that it was the best thing to do. In this example Robert's girlfriend was persuaded(to move) but not convinced(that it was a correct decision). So, we can see that when we persuade someone to do something it doesn't always mean that we have also convinced that person.
"Convinced" is for changing mental beliefs. Persuasion is a change of belief followed by action.
Or we can say that when we are fully sure about something, we say I am convinced.
Q: What is the difference between convince and persuade ?
A: Convince seems more like using logic or reasoning.
Persuade is more like using emotion.

So you might convince me that 2 + 2 = 4 by proving it to me, possibly by counting.

But you could use your charm or your niceness to persuade someone to do something for you, for example.
Q: What is the difference between convince and persuade ?
A: both are for good reasons. In this case, they are just clarifying that persuade also means that it is for good reasons. You could switch the places of the words and it would mean the same.

"Convonce: to persuade someone to take some action by giving good reasons."
Q: What is the difference between convince and persuade ?
A: Same thing :)

"You need to persuade them."
"You need to convince them."

Sometimes, it's more natural to use one over the other.

For example...
"Are you convinced?" sounds better than "Are you persuaded?"

You learn as you go on. :)
Q: What is the difference between convince and persuade ?
A: The two are more or less interchangeable.

If I had to say, I suppose "convince" sounds a little more like trying to get someone to believe a fact and "persuade" sounds a little more like trying to get someone to agree to doing something.

Translations of "Convince"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? convince
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? convince
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? convince
A: convince
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? convince
A: "I tried to convince them but they still didn't want to come"

Other questions about "Convince"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce convince.
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Q: I'm convinced with what he said. Does this sound natural?
A: × I'm convinced with what he said.
✓ I'm convinced by what he said.

Q: Please show me how to pronounce convince .
A: convince (kənˈvins)
My pronunciation is the same as the phonetic spelling. My O is a reduced vowel.
Q: I'm convinced... Does this sound natural?
A: i didn't understand after - kept me going was...
Q: i must convince her Does this sound natural?
A: you need to work on how you pronounce"her"

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