assure vs. ensure vs. insure – The Correct Way to Use Each – English Learning

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Assure

Definition:

make certain of

Examples:

I assured him that traveling to Cambodia was safe

VS.

Ensure

Definition:

make certain of

Examples:

This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us

VS.

Insure

Definition:

be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something

Examples:

please insure that it's done

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