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Just - Still - Already - Commonly Confused English Words

Just – is used when something happens very very recently

  • Mary just called 2 minutes ago.
  • Julie has just arrived a few minutes ago.
  • I just finished my dinner.

Still – is used when the action is not completed

  • Jeff I am still at work, I did not leave yet.
  • Joe is still working at the same place for over 20 years.
  • Are you still eating?

Already – is used for an action that been completed sooner then you expected

  • The girls already did there homework; before I got home.
  • Mom, your are home already?

Finish – is used when something is complete

  • I finished all my dinner, now I am going to take a walk.
  • The girls finished all their homework; now they can go and play.

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Confusing Words *P - Q - R*

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