What is the differences in these terms. I want to use one of them in Task management software. Which term is better for the menu meaning "List of task that was delegated|assigned to me" and "List of tasks that I have delegated to someone else".
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"Delegated" carries with it the connotation that one is acting as a representative of a superior in carrying out a task. "Assigned" merely means told to do a task.
If I were your superior, I could delegate you to carry out one of my tasks, or assign you a task of your own level.
Would not something like "My tasks" be better? This may sound like a cliché, but enables you to escape the above dilemma?