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On the assumption that alcoholic drinks are 'hard' drinks. So non-alcoholic drinks are soft drinks.

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Soft drinks are nonalcoholic canned or bottled beverages, usually carbonated, such as soda pop, lemonade, etc. Alcoholic drinks are called "hard drinks."

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Soft drinks are soda-based drinks which do not contain alcohol or its components... thus it is also called a non-alcoholic drink. Alcoholic drinks are alcohol-based drinks... also known as hard drinks.

Why are soft drinks called pop?

soft drinks is commonly called as pop or soda pop probably due to the presence of carbon dioxide bubbles in the drinks which make them fizzy or bubbly.

Is a carbonated drink the same as a soft drink?

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