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

PAST => used mainly for time gone by - past is an adjective or describing word


During the past few months they have experienced several power outages due to the weather.

In the past, this sort of work was done by hand.


PASSED => moved by - passed is a verb or action word


The car that passed us was going very fast.

Jack passed me on the stairs this morning.