Vocabulary Tips (어휘 팁): Empathy or Sympathy?




Confused between “empathy and sympathy?” 이 혼동 되나요??  Check out this video by Oxford Dictionaries to find out which one is correct. 어떤것이 맞는지 아래의 글을 확인하세요






Empathy means ‘the ability to understand and share the feelings of another’ (as in both authors have the skill to make you feel empathy with their heroines), whereas sympathy means ‘feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else’s misfortune’ (as in they had great sympathy for the flood victims).


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