This provides you with a list of websites, a brief description of the site, a couple of lines of content and links to them, (usually underlined text), which when you can click takes you directly to the relevant page on these websites.
A search Engine shows a list of websites or web pages related to keywords, subject or topic, which you enter into the search box.
Examples of search Engines:-
Many broadband providers will supply browsers, search engines and email software but you do not need to use their software.
You can still use Internet Explorer, Firefox or Netscape for Browsing.
Google or MSN for Searching.
Microsoft Outlook or Outlook Express for email.