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The animals will have an affect over your life.

The animals will have an effect over your life.

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  • The answer can be found in a dictionary. Nov 2, 2018 at 9:01
  • @michael.hor257k I did already but I still don't know...
    – J82
    Nov 2, 2018 at 9:01
  • See the usage note here: en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/affect I don't think anyone here could explain it more clearly. Nov 2, 2018 at 9:08
  • @michael.hor257k My original thought was to use 'effect' but after looking at both for awhile I'm confused lol.
    – J82
    Nov 2, 2018 at 9:10
  • @michael.hor257k Hey Michael, think you can help me out with this one? I know you guys don't like giving answers but I've been working on writing papers all day and I'm delusional. I just need some confirmation.
    – J82
    Nov 2, 2018 at 9:44

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The animals will have an affect over your life - This means that the animals will behave/feel a certain way for as long as you live. Presumably when you die they will behave/feel differently.

The animals will have an effect on your life - This means that the animals will change your life in some way.

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