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Duration until EventPlay
Refers to events that will happen very soon, not in a distant future. SlideThe audience was tensed in anticipation of the impending performance.
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Negative EventsPlay
Often used for events that are unwanted or cause worry, although not exclusively. SlideRumors circulated about the impending layoffs at the company.
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Suggests that the event cannot be stopped or changed. SlideThe town braced for the impending flood.