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No real-world practical knowledge of French, but enough cultural exposure, and knowing cognates to, er, something…

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awarded  Scholar
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accepted What is the difference between “concurrence” and “compétition”, and why?
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comment What is the difference between “concurrence” and “compétition”, and why?
I don’t speak French, but from what I can make out, concurrence talks about ongoing rivalry, so to speak, whereas compétition means an event that has a conclusion?
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10
comment What is the difference between “concurrence” and “compétition”, and why?
Good explanation of differences in usage of the two words, but are there authoritative sources as to why different languages took on nearly opposite senses of the word concurrence?
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10
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10
awarded  Student
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awarded  Analytical
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10
asked What is the difference between “concurrence” and “compétition”, and why?
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10
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