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Confusing Words

Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.
20.May 2018:

finished and ready

READY = prepared for what is going to happen next

Examples:

Are you ready to order, Sir?

Are you ready? Hurry up – it is getting late.


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FINISHED = completed something or came to the end of an activity

Examples:

When do you expect to be finished?

Teacher to student during test: “Have you finished?”



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