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39 ‘Same’ Things That You Probably Don’t Realize Are Different

Know the differences to stop the confusion.

Let’s admit it; nobody wants to be corrected by anyone. Whether the one who gave the correction means well or not, it still is not widely accepted to correct other people. However, some people are like walking signboards that say “correct me” wherever they go.

It gets hard not to say a word when the error gets repeated a lot. A great example of this is the most commonly mispronounced words that are screaming banners on people to dare their friends to correct them. Others are words that you think are the same but actually aren’t, like these:

#1 Alligators vs. Crocodiles

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#2 Husky vs. Malamute

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#3 Great Britain vs. United Kingdom

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#4 Poisonous vs. Venomous

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#5 Emoji vs. Emoticon

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#6 Llamas and Alpacas

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#7 Rabbits vs. Hares

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#8 Turtle vs. Tortoise

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#9 Possums vs Opossums

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#10 Shrimp vs. Prawn

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#11 Mushrooms vs. Toadstools

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#12 Butter vs. Margarine

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#13 Sphinx vs. Sphynx

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#14 Lobster vs. Crayfish

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#15 Wheather vs. Climate

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#16 Seal vs. Sea Lion

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#17 Pill vs. Tablet

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#18 Crow vs. Raven

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#19 Cement vs. Concrete

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#20 Dolphins vs. Porpoises

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#21 Boat vs. Ship

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#22 Armadillo vs. Pangolin

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#23 Gorilla vs. Guerrilla

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#24 Butterfly vs. Moth

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#25 Stalactite vs. Stalagmite

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#26 Ethnicity vs. Nationality

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#27 Cupcakes vs. Muffins

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#28 Labrador vs. Golden Retriever

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#29 Champagne vs. Sparkling Wine

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#30 Forgs vs. Toads

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#31 Bees vs. Wasps

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#32 Jam vs. Jelly

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#33 Biscuits vs. Cookies

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#34 Mug vs. Cup

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#35 Mouse vs. Rat

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#36 Kangaroo vs. Wallaby

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#37 Oranges vs. Tangerines

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#38 Banana vs. Plantain

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#39 Tofu vs. Paneer

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EU Mandates ‘Illegal Immigrant’ Pregnant Cow To Be Put Down

She is expected to give birth in three months.

While a pregnant cow finally got reunited to its owner after having been separated from the rest of the herd for two weeks, it won’t be long before they will be separated once more. This time, however, the separation will be for good as the government has mandated that the cow should be put down.

Penka, the cow owned by Ivan Haralampiev, is expected to give birth in three-months time, but she may no longer reach that as the European Union (EU) has ruled that she must die. The decision came after Penka left her herd and wandered outside the EU border until she reached Serbia.

Penka wandered away from her herd and crossed the border of EU until she reached Serbia.

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Service Dog Gives Birth To Eight Puppies At Tampa Bay Airport While Waiting For Flight

Some passengers chose to miss their flight as they could not stop looking at the moving sight.

Passengers and employees of Tampa International Airport were recently treated to something that they don’t get to witness every day. With a service dog giving birth to puppies right at the airport before it could board the plane, some passengers even missed their flights as they could not take their eyes off the touching moment.

Eleanor "Ellie" Rigby is a two-year-old golden retriever that was supposed to accompany her owner, Diane Van Atter, in her trip to Philadelphia recently. While she and her owner were all set to board their plane, Ellie suddenly went into labor.

People at the airport just couldn't miss the touching moment.

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Malian ‘Spider-Man’ Granted French Citizenship, Offered Job As A Fireman

Meanwhile, investigations later revealed that the boy’s father was out shopping and was playing “Pokemon GO” at the time of the incident.

While heroes require no reward for their act, they deserve gratitude. And what can be a better way to thank them by granting the desires of their hearts?

Mamoudou Gassama, the 22-year-old Malian man who gained instant fame in France after rescuing a child hanging from the fourth floor balcony, came to the said European country with hopes of building a life there. Little did he know that his heroic act would take him closer to that dream - especially since he only acted on his instinct.

French President Emmanuel Macron has granted Mamoudou Gassama honorary French citizenship for his heroism.

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