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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Here are the example sentences:
- During work, I don’t use my cell phone.
- It was warm during the day.
- The star player hit two home runs during the game
- While working, I don’t use my cell phone.
- Some people like to watch TV while eating dinner.
- You shouldn’t use a cell phone while driving.
- I don’t use my cell phone while I am working.
- I listened to the radio while I worked yesterday.
- I found an old coin while I was cleaning out the garage.
Yesterday’s listening challenge answer:
- My mom is having a birthday this year. Five years ago, we had a surprise party for her 80th birthday, but there was a blizzard and only three guests could make it!
Today’s listening challenge:
- How come Michael doesn’t know how the weather is when he is at Happy English?
- Who did Michael meet at lunch time?
Please feel free to write your answers in the comment box below.
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