What is the difference between the verbs 助ける【たすける】 and 救う【すくう】?
Apparently, both mean to save.
When searching on Google, I found the same question asked on Yahoo! 知恵袋:
I was able to understand the question, but my Japanese knowledge is far from enough to understand the answer. Anyway, it would be helpful to have this question asked in English so other beginners could have a chance.