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What is the difference between Past and Paste and Pest?
What is the difference between Past and Paste and Pest? :
) Gone by in time
The time for discussion is past.
) Gone by recently
Just finished or ended
I have seen little of her in the last few weeks.
The past month has been a difficult one for him.
) Time that has gone by
I have been there many times in the past.
) Things that happened in an earlier time
Do not regret the past.
We can not change the past.
) Person’s past life or career especially one that is discreditable
We know nothing of his past.
She is a woman with his past.
Later than something
It is half past two.
It is ten past eleven.
It was past midnight when I got home.
) Older than
He is an old man past seventy.
She is past her twenties.
) On the far side of something
From one side to the other of something
I walked past the school.
You can see the temple past the station.
He hurried past me without stopping.
) Beyond the limits of something / done something
It is quite past my comprehension.
He is past working.
I am past caring what she does.
) Beyond the age of something / done something
I am past playing with dolls.
He is long past retirement age.
) Moist soft mixture
She mixed the flour and water to a paste.
) Put paste on something
They pasted posters onto the wall.
) Annoying person or thing
That child is an absolute pest.
) Insect or animal that destroys plants, food, etc…
Those are garden pests.
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