These are some words that always create problems in that they are often translated into a language using the same word but these words have different meanings in computer terminology.
You can use pocompendium -v to see if you have used the same word for various English words.
The following are in order of severity
|Off||Swith an option off (like switching off a light switch)|
|Close||Usually closing the Window of an application but not closing the application itself (close a window)|
|Quit/Exit||Close the application (exit from the stage)|
|Logout||Close all the applications and return to the login screen (go outside)|
|Shutdown||Shutdown all systems on the computer and often turn it off (turn the light off)|
|Cancel||Ignore this action|
|Delete||Remove a file|
|Stop||Do not continue with this task|
|Erase||Same as delete|
|Remove||Same as delete|
|Clear||Usually to clear the screen, to erase a white/black board|
Most of these are the same, although some programs might use them slightly differently.
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