now

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now is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
now

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Preposition
now

  1. You use now when you want to say that something is true at this time. It is also used for things a short time in the future or a short time in the past.
    I had many problems before, but I'm OK now.
    What did you say just now?
  2. You use now at the beginning of a sentence to get people's attention.
    Now, I'd like to hear from other people too.