當你 need 某樣東西 是為了做某件事 ex.:
-- I need the company car this Friday because I'm going to visit a client in Taichung.
-- Hey! This box is so heavy. I need your help.
-- I'm exhausted. I need to take a nap.
當你 want 某樣東西 表示你個人的欲望 ex.:
-- This cell phone isn't working properly. I want my money back!
-- I don't want to go to Costco on the weekends. It's always crowded.
-- You need to syudy very hard if you want to pass the exam.
同 want 但更強烈
-- She desires to marry a rich man.
-- If I won the lottery, then I could have everything I desire.
-- Some Taiwanese desire to be indenpendent.
2007-11-26 12:10:02 補充：
-- Some Taiwanese desire Taiwan to become fully indenpendent from China.
2007-11-26 17:32:13 補充：
syudy 改成 study