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English definition of “still”

still

adverb (CONTINUING)    /stɪl/
A2 continuing to happen or continuing to be done: I'm still hungry . I still haven't finished my essay . There is still no news about the hostages . Do you still work for the government ? Hope is fading that the missing child is still alive . There's still time for us to get to the cinema before the film starts .Now Grammar:StillStill is an adverb and an adjective.Grammar:Still as an adverbWe use still as an adverb to emphasise that something is continuing:Grammar:Still as an adjectiveWe use still as an adjective to say that something is not moving:Grammar:Still: typical errors
(Definition of still adverb (CONTINUING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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