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1

recognize the differences between things

distinguish sth

"I can't distinguish one type of oil from another."

2

form an opinion of the value or quality of sth after thinking about it carefully

evaluate sth

N: evaluation
SYN: assess sth

3

the purpose or influence of sb or sth in a particular situation

role

Destiny plays a crucial role in the plot of 'Romeo and Juliet'.

4

explain the meaning of sth

define sth

N:definition

5

say how two things are similar or different

compare A with/to B

SYN: Also make a comparison between two things

6

give an explanation of sth

account for sth

SYN: explain sth

7

a standard or principle that is used to judge sth or make a decision about sth

criterion

PL: criteria

8

one of several things that cause or influence sth

factor

9

make sth happen in a particular way

determine sth

10

give a short account of the main facts or features of sth

summarize sth

N: summary

11

a helpful and useful effect that sth has

benefit

ADJ: beneficial

12

make the meaning of sth clearer by using examples

illustrate sth

N: illustration