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Phrases like "WIND UP" and "END UP" have similar meanings?

If not then state some examples for clarification.
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The meaning of the two is just about the same, but note how different they sound; and how something sounds can greatly influence how it is used in the language. Although "wind" and "end" are both one-syllable words, "wind" takes longer to say, because the letter "w" takes some effort to pronounce. Therefore, because it takes longer to say, "wind up" tends to be used instead of "end up" when much emphasis or warning is needed:

If you keep drinking, you'll wind up in the gutter.

If you don't go to school, you'll wind up just like your brother, a bum.

If you keep hanging around with those kinds people, you'll wind up in jail.
Anonymous Therefore, because it takes longer to say, "wind up" tends to be used instead of "end up" when much emphasis or warning is needed:
An interesting theory. Do you have the slightest shred of evidence to support it, other than your own feeling?
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