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Thread: around/about

    • Join Date: Mar 2009
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    please clarify this for me.

    what is the difference between "Around 10 O'clock and About 10 O'clock "
    what is the difference between "Around 2 years/about 2 years/close to 2 years"?

    It would be better if you could give some some examples in this regard.
    Please correct me If i am wrong, I appreciate your help.
    Thanks in Advance.

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    Re: around/about

    About and around mean the same.
    But 'close to' refers to a little shortage in the said period.

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