Which one is correct to use in the following sentence; special or specific?
Both adjectives seem to be interchangeable.
According to Dictionary.com, specific means 1. having a special application, bearing, or reference; specifying, explicit, or definite. While special means “4. having a specific or particular function, purpose, etc.”
- These exercises did not show any special impact on his overall articulation.
- These exercises did not show any specific impact …