WORD – 20

Empathize .

To empathize with someone means – to understand his or her feelings.

Empathy is – the ability to understand other people’s feelings.

Examples .

  • Companies need to empathize with their customers.
  • Empathy is the most important quality that a customer service executive needs to have.

WHEN and HOW to use this word.

When you are talking about understanding other people’s feelings.

Examples .

  • Some people find it hard to empathize with others.
  • How well do you empathize with your friends?
  • Sometimes all you can do is empathize because nothing else is in your control.
  • When people are sad, all they want is for someone to empathize with them.