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Past vs. Passed

Usually I try to reassure my readers that whichever grammar or usage problem they’re grappling with, the answer isn’t as hard to understand as they imagine.

I’ll be honest: that’s not quite the case for past and passed.

These two homophones don’t just sound exactly the same: they’re also used all the time. While seasoned readers rarely have a problem with them, the majority of infrequent readers and writers…

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Amelia Zimmerman

Amelia Zimmerman

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