Considering these, would you please show me what you feel when you are to distinguish between these verbs semantically? I mean eventually what is the difference between challenge and stimulate, with respect to the links and sentences which I have provided?
- making you feel interested
and has the example sentence:
She found her new job challenging and stimulating.
The Free Dictionary entry for challenge includes the definition:
- To summon to action, effort, or use; stimulate: a problem that challenges the imagination.
Slovar-vocab.com entry for challenge under section II lists:
3 . SOMETHING DIFFICULT to test the skills or abilities of someone or something SYN stimulate
with the examples:
I’m really at my best when I’m challenged.
challenge somebody to do something
Every teacher ought to be challenging kids to think about current issues.