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hi teachers,

Are all of them synonyms?

a) a pot of white paint

b) a bucket of white paint

c) a can of white pain

Thanks in advance
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Thinking SpainAre all of them synonyms?
a) a pot of white paint
b) a bucket of white paint
c) a can of white pain
No. - CB
My mental image involves the size of the container, here listed in order, small to large:

pot

can

bucket
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Thank you Cool Breeze.
Ok. Thank you so much Philip. It has to do with the size then.
I don't think it has much to do with size. Pots, cans and buckets are different containers. Paint is usually sold in cans, which are made of metal and have tight-fitting lids. A bucket can be metal or plastic. It has a handle, but usually no lid. There are various types of pots -- soup pots, flower pots, etc. You could do a google image search for each of the words.
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Thank you very much, I did it. It has helped me a lot. Have a nice day
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