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Confusing Words > shade and shadow
Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.

SHADE => protection from the sun


It’s hot. Let’s find some shade to sit in.

The children played in the shade of the large beach umbrellas.


A SHADOW is the “picture” made by something that blocks out light


Brian followed his father around all day like a shadow.

The safest time to exercise outdoors without getting too much sun exposure is when your shadow is longer than your height. When it´s shorter than you are, the sun is too high in the sky and you should limit your sun exposure.

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