What is the
difference between Bring and Fetch?
What is the difference between Bring and Fetch? :
( 1 ) Come carrying something or accompanying somebody
She brought her boyfriend to the party.
The new manager brings ten years’ experience to the job.
Bring me a cup of tea.
( 2 ) Result in something
These pills bring relief from pain.
The sad news brought tears to her eyes.
The revolution brought many a change.
( 3 ) Produce something as profit or income
His writings bring him Rs. 10,000 per month.
( 4 ) Cause someone / something to be in a certain state or position
His incompetence has brought the company to the brink of bankruptcy.
( 5 ) Cause someone to move in the way specified
Her cries brought the neighbors running.
( 6 ) Put forward charges in the law of court
She brought a charge against him.
( 7 ) Force or make one do something
He could not bring himself to tell her the tragic news.
( 1 ) Go for and bring someone / something
Fetch the doctor at once.
Please fetch the children from school.
( 2 ) Be sold for a price
These old books fetched him Rs. 12,000 at auction.
The old car will not fetch you much.
( 3 ) Give a blow to someone
She fetched him a terrific slap in the face.
( 4 ) FETCH should not be used with GO.
( 5 ) Go and fetch me a cup of tea. : This is wrong sentence. The right sentence is …Fetch me a cup of tea.
( 6 ) Fetch the doctor at once. This is right sentence. You should use the other sentence. Go and fetch the doctor at once. This is wrong sentence.
( 7 ) Because the sense of GO is implied in the word FETCH.
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