‘Extend’ / ‘Extent’


E X T E N T  –  Extent   – is a noun, it refers to the exact measure – amount, degree, range or magnitude.

E X T E N D  –  Extend  –  is a verb, it means to stretch or increase the quantity, capacity or dimension.


EXAMPLES .

Extent .

I love ice cream to such an extent that I would eat it even when I have the worst cold.

They can go to any extent to win this game.


Extend .

Our country is always the first to extend the hand of friendship to our neighbours.

We have to extend the deadline of this project by a week.