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Aug 27 2009   1:12PM GMT

Perspective / prospective



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
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commonly confused words
perspective / prospective
Quiz
typing Which is correct?
Accurately portraying _________ is a challenging aspect of 3-D graphic art.
a. perspective
b. prospective

Answer: a

Explanation: Perspective means viewpoint; prospective refers to a possible future eventuality.

On Administrative Arts, Jodith discusses perspective and prospective.

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