Re: OT: Being and acting [Was: Re: Talking to each other]
> Matthias Urlichs:
> > IME, whether you see a difference between those phrases depends mostly on
> > whether your parents and/or teachers did.
> I'm not sure to understand what you mean. By no way "acting" is equal
> to "being".
I didn't say it's equal. I said that you may not be aware of the
difference between the two phrases, emotionally, if/when somebody says
one of them to you.
I know that from personal experience. :-/