Follow & Next - Commonly Confused Words In English



Following- is the next thing in a specific order

  • February is the month following January.
  • We will meet the following week.
  • The new teaching is following the same order, as the old teacher.

Next - come right after something or someone;

  • I am the next person in line.
  • I get off the bus at the next stop.
  • What are you going to do next?

Preceding - is used for something or someone, comes before something or someone,

  • There was a fire preceding a big noise
  • There was a big dinner preceding the football game.
  • We TV program will return preceding the commercials.

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