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Autor:  Dale / USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  30/MAI/2013 6:55 PM
Assunto:  Convict x Condemn
Mensagem:  TO CONVICT = To find guilty.  Obviously, this has to take place in a courtroom and comes at the end of a trial.

TO CONDEMN = To punish.  This is not necessarily linked to a courtroom or a trial.

An accused murderer can be charged with killing someone, convicted of murder, and sentenced/condemned to death.  Note he had a trial.
An unfaithful husband can be condemned to a life of loneliness far from his bride.  A boy who cannot swim falls into a lake and almost drowns.  Perhaps he is condemned to a life of nightmares about water.  Note there was no trial, no criminal charges, no conviction, etc.    

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Convict x Condemn  –  Intruder  30/MAI/2013, 11:16 AM
Convict x Condemn  –  Teacher  30/MAI/2013, 2:59 PM
Convict x Condemn  –  Teacher  30/MAI/2013, 3:02 PM
 Convict x Condemn  –  Dale / USA  30/MAI/2013, 6:55 PM
Convict x Condemn  –  Teacher  30/MAI/2013, 11:32 PM
Convict x Condemn  –  Dale / USA  31/MAI/2013, 3:24 PM

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