[ rahy-duh-buh l ]
/ ˈraɪ də bəl /
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What’s The Difference Between “A While” And “Awhile”What are the difference between a while and awhile? Few word pairs capture the idiosyncrasies (“peculiar characteristics”) of the English language like a while and awhile do. Both of these terms are expressions of time, but one is written with a space while the other is one word. These two terms represent different parts of speech. The two-word expression a while is a noun phrase, consisting of the article a and …
Related formsrid·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·rid·a·ble, adjective
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