Difference between till and until- Exaplained

difference between till and untilDifference between till and until

There is not much difference between till and until. Both Till and Until are prepositions, and they have the exactly same meaning-  up to a point in time. However, there is a slight difference between how till and until are used and accepted by English speakers. The word till is rarely used by a native American, and it is not even  accepted as correct by many Americans whereas until is universally accepted as correct.


Meaning: up to a point in time.


I waited till John arrived.

It was an interesting match till the last moment.

He won’t ask for his money till tomorrow.

He fought till death.


Meaning: up to a point in time.


I waited until John arrived.

It was an interesting match until the last moment.

He won’t ask for his money until tomorrow.

He fought until death.

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