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Exercise 2 - Examples
In academic texts, demonstrate usually means to prove something by providing evidence.

For example:

Scientists conducted experiments to demonstrate that eating candy is bad for your health.

The expert used the laws of physics to show that the bridge was not safe.
Which answers are closest to this meaning of demonstrate?
Click on 3 correct answers.

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