57 – During vs. While – Confusing English Words Lesson

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During & while are two words that are often confusing to use for a lot of English language learners. For today’s English lesson, I’m going show you the difference between these two words and how they are used in an English conversation or writing.

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      1. Hi Nawel. I mentioned the rule. but just in case you didn’t catch them here they are:

        Use during + noun: During work I don’t use my cell phone.
        Use while + gerund: While working I don’t use my cell phone.
        Use while + SV: While I am working I don’t use my cell phone.

  1. Hi Michael,
    1. Because Michael doesn’t have a window in his office.
    2. Michael bumped into his old co-worker.
    Have a great Sunday.

  2. Hi Michael,
    Maybe you have already talked about this in previous posts, but anyway I would like to get an explanation about two words that also confuse many English learners – but and until, when refering to a deadline or especific date. Thanks for your time!

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