Когда какому слову отдать предпочтение?

  • Речь идёт о словах "different" и "various".
    Можно на примерах?

  • various
    many different:
    We had various problems on our journey, including a flat tyre.
    The author gave various reasons for having written the book.
    Girardo was out of action with various injuries for most of last season.
    Various people whom we weren't expecting turned up at the meeting.

    not the same:
    She seems to wear something different every day.
    He's different now that he's been to college.
    We're reading a different book this week.
    Emily is very/completely/entirely different from her sister.
    Emily and her sister are completely different.
    There are many different types/kinds of bacteria.