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a picture paints a thousand words. do you agree with the expression above? discuss about it based on your own experince.

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I also agree with the expression - under most circumstances, I think a picture can communicate things that cannot be expressed with words.

If there is anyone who has not seen it, look at this picture:

The story of devotion and loyalty contained there can not be expressed in words as well as in that picture.

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I agree with this statement.  For me, the proof comes from coaching sports.  I can talk and talk to my players about what has been going wrong.  But if I can show them video or stil pictures that demonstrate it, they believe me a lot more and the point comes across more effectively than if I were simply talking.

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