What is the difference between among and between? How to distinguish between among and between. Let's see the following examples.


Bob sits down among John and Kate.

 Bob sits down between John and Kate.


 I can't see her between the crowd.

 I can't see her among the crowd.


Between: in or though the middle of TWO things or people (Only TWO)

Among: in or though the middle of a group (three or more) of  things or people.