scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 891
I have chosen these two words because I feel that many people tend to mistake the words for each other having the same definition or connecting each other by saying they are synonyms When a person is constantly uses drugs because they just cant get enough of it would you say the person is addicted or obsessed When a person is in love with a rock star cutting all the pictures out of a magazine and taping them all over her wall because she says she loves him and cant get enough of him would you say the person is addicted or obsessed As you can clearly see the words have two distinctive meanings Addiction is to be dependent on a drug etc Obsession is to become preoccupied constantly by a person or thing The first person is addicted to drugs and the other is obsessed with a rock star We use the word addicted when relating with drugs because although the victim loves to use drugs they feel as if they have to they need to Some victims of drugs or alcohol hate that they need drugs to feel normal but they cannot quit because they are obviously addicted to drugs To qickly acknowledge both words one can easily tell that when one is addicted they need it when one is obsessed they just seem to want it and want it very badly When someone begins to use drug they easily in it for the fun and games One may not want to do it but peer pressure can easily get in the way of your own judgement of waht is right and what is not As soon as the first time is over you may want to do it again and again and again until one day when you feel like doing it and it is not present your body begins to collapse Your brain feels that something is
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA