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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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While "wind up" can have a more literal meaning (wind up the clock, wind up the toy), it can be used the same way as "end up."

Be careful feeding that stray cat, or you'll end up/wind up with a new family member.
If you don't start to study, you'll end up/wind up failing this class!
I was only going to take this job for six months, but I wound up/ended up working here for 12 years.
BarbaraPAWhile "wind up" can have a more literal meaning (wind up the clock, wind up the toy), it can be used the same way as "end up."Be careful feeding that stray cat, or you'll end up/wind up with a new family member.If you start to study, you'll end up/wind up failing this class!I was only going to take this job for six months, but I wound up/ended up working here for 12 years.
If you start to study, you'll end up/wind up failing this class! (I don't understand why by starting to study, you'll end up failing this class.)
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Missed the "don't."
Thanks, Barbara.
That means I can use either of them in place of the other one since both of them have almost similar meanings? Emotion: smile
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You can't use "end" when you mean the literal sense of "winding" something. Otherwise, you usually can. You can post some sentences here if you want to check them.
how about, I winded up getting the wrong answer to a question.
I winded up lying down on a floor helplessly after falling off the stairs.
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[ Simple Past is not 'I winded up'. It's 'I wound up' ].
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