I saw two phrases 'come to one's rescue' and 'come to one's assistance'. What's the difference between them?Thank you.
closed as off-topic by Nathan Tuggy, shin, M.A.R., Glorfindel, ColleenV♦ Feb 27 '17 at 12:59
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Assistance is to provide help or support, typically meaning in the sense of resources (see for example).