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LampPro Tip 1/3
Unexpected RealityPlay
Use 'actual' to discuss something that is surprisingly different from what was assumed. SlideThe actual outcome was completely unexpected.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Reality CheckPlay
'Actual' often contrasts reality with a misconception or a hypothetical scenario. SlideShe thought it would be easy, but the actual work was very tough.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Use 'actual' to correct a false impression or to clarify a misunderstanding. SlideNo, the actual distance is much longer than that.