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

If you make an appointment with someone, you have an official meeting with him or her.

Example: We’ve made an appointment with our bank manager tomorrow.

When you fix a date for something then you choose a time for something.

Example: They’ve finally set a date for their house-warming party.

If you have a date with someone or you go on a date you arrange to meet someone with whom you are having or starting a relationship.

Example: Sandra and Tom had a date last weekend.

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