Definition: 'Continue'

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  • Length: 8 characters
  • Syllables: 3

Results for word: continue

Lexical Information:
  • Continually means 'repeatedly'
  • Continuously means 'without stopping'
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • This word is similar in both languages
Grammatical Information:
  • A verb describes an action or a state
Other Comments:
  • Examiners go for CONTINUALLY and CONTINUOUSLY because the meanings are so similar

Related Glossary Definitions:

Continuous Verbs

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Similar Words (using 'continu' as word stem):

'continu' + Suffix

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