4

I know "achieve my goal" is correct.

Is it good to say "fulfill my goal" or "accomplish my goal"?

Thanks!

  • If relevant for 'correctness', note that "fulfill" is American spelling; British spelling is "fulfil". – toandfro Dec 22 '13 at 23:18
6

Sure. All three are perfectly idiomatic normal English.

Angela fulfilled her goal of becoming a professional pianist.

Joseph accomplished his goal of getting into Harvard.

In order to fulfill my goal of becoming an astronaut one day, I will need to study physics and then become a professional pilot.

1

"fulfill"means you achieve the thing that you had hoped for ,promised ,wanted :

An Arizona couple fulfilled their dream of getting married in Tahiti.

"achieve" means to succeed in doing something good or getting the result you

wanted,after trying hard for a long time :

Women have yet to achieve full equality in the workplace.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.