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The difference between “currant” and “current”

The difference between“currant“y“actual“

“Currant“y“Actual“they are easy to confuse.“Currant“y“current“they are easy to confuse because they sound very similar (ie they are almost homonyms).

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  • “Currant“ is a small, dried, dark red, seedless grapes (like a raisin).
    • I love scones with currants. ✔️
  • “Current“ is a flow of water, air, or electricity.
    • The current is dangerous when the tide is running. ✔️
  • “Current“ means happening in the present.
    • Give me an update on the current situation. ✔️


El sustantivo“currant“refers to a dry, dark red, seedless grape. The name of gooseberry comes from the ancient city of Corinth. Gooseberries are also known as Zante currants, currants or currants.

Example sentences with“currant“:

  • The currant is one of the oldest known raisins. ✔️
  • Currants are often used in scones, currant buns, Christmas cake, Christmas pudding, and mincemeat. ✔️


Como sustantivo,“a current“It is a flow of water, air or electricity that moves in a defined direction, usually quickly. as an adjective,“actual“means happening in the present or in general use. (The form of the adverb is“currently“.)

The adjective“actual“is often seen in the following sentences:

  • current affairs
  • current events
  • current debt
  • current gain

Examples of sentences with“actual“:

  • In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. (US President Thomas Jefferson) ✔️
    (Here,“current“describes a flow of water.)
  • We – the current generation – have a moral responsibility to make the world better for future generations. (Philanthropist Priscilla Chan) ✔️
    (Here,“current“means present.)

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