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English definition of “today”


adverb, noun     /təˈdeɪ/
A1 (on) the present day : What's the date today? He's going to call you at some point today. Today is even hotter than yesterday ! Is that today's paper ? He should be back today week /a week today (= one week from today).Days, and parts of the weekNow B2 used more generally to mean the present time : Today, people are much more concerned about their health than they were in the past. With today's technology almost anything seems possible . The youth of today don't know how lucky they are.Now Grammar:Nowadays, these days or today?We can use nowadays, these days or today as adverbs meaning ‘at the present time, in comparison with the past’:
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