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Empathy vs. Sympathy: Which Word To Use And WhenThe terms empathy and sympathy are often confused and with good reason. Both of the words deal with the relationship a person has to the feelings and experiences of another person. So, let's explore the differences between these terms and how they are most commonly used.
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