Definition: 'Until'

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  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Results for word: until

Lexical Information:
  • Time word
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 words most often misspelled in English
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Preposition
  • Conjunction
  • Usually followed by a gerund rather than an infinitive
  • A conjunction joins words or, more frequently, phrases and clauses
  • Prepositions connect words together
  • If a preposition isn't connecting words but modifying one word, as in many phrasal verbs, it can be called a Particle (or an Adverb)
Other Comments:
  • A word that is frequently mis-spelled

Dictionary Definitions

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