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Teenagers and Toddlers
On the exterior, the difference between toddlers and teenagers may appear to be very different, but they are much more comparable than most may think. They have so many things in common with a variety of differences also. The differences between toddlers and teenagers can seem to be more than what they seem, but they are a lot more alike than you would think.

The differences can be very simple to see. Toddlers usually smell like whatever they had just gotten done eating or whatever they may have gotten into. Teenagers, no longer having any interest in hygiene, tend to smell like body odor. Teenagers are usually much larger than toddlers. When a toddler lies on the ground and begins kicking and screaming, you can usually just pick them up and cradle them like a football and go on your way. When a teenager does, you have the possibility of getting injured attempting to get them back up on their feet.

Teenagers tend to be much more intelligent than toddlers. Most teenagers are smarter than their own parents in the sense that they can be mentally quicker. If a teenager tells you a lie to avoid work or trouble, they might be smart enough to convince you or even fool you. Of course, teenagers are much more self-sufficient than toddlers. Teenagers tend to go wherever they want, when they want, under their own power of supervision without checking up with their parents stating where they are, where they are going, and who they are with, while toddlers are constantly under supervision.

The similarity between the two may be harder to see. Neither toddler nor teenager seem to have an interest in washing their hands or face on a regular basis. Teenagers and Toddlers, after being caught doing something they know they should not be doing, will lie straight to your face even though they know you just witnessed them doing it.

Neither toddlers nor teenagers completely understand the basic logic expressed by a matured adult....
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