encourage and stimulate
what is the difference between both?
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Encourage means to give somebody support, courage or hope. Or to persuade someone to do something by making it easier for them and making them believe it is a good thing to do.
Stimulate means to make something develop or become more active, or to encourage something.
- AlbertLv 71 decade ago
She encouraged him to talk to her.
Don't encourage her laziness by doing things for her.
The government will do everything in its power to stimulate economic growth.
The optical system of the eye stimulates cells of the retina.
Exercise stimulates the flow of blood.
1. 有刺激之作用;起促進作用Source(s): yahoo dictionary