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Kenneth Beare

Keyword - Just

By December 22, 2012

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The just teacher has just told his class that they just need to study a little bit more to get good grades. In this sentence, just is used in three different ways. Do you recognize them?

just = honest > the just teacher
just = recently > has just told his class
just = only > just need to study

Use this guide to the uses of just to help you learn the differences in usage between the many uses of this important keyword.


December 25, 2012 at 10:57 am
(1) Ameneh says:

H i Ken
Thanks for sharing. When i read your emails, i learn new and new..

Happy Christmas :)

December 25, 2012 at 11:06 am
(2) Ameneh says:

Dear Ken,

would you please put a post about idioms that are common in English?

Thank you.

December 25, 2012 at 10:28 pm
(3) nana says:

Nice. now, i know the using of just. i would like to learn about other material. i am waiting for you send me another email. Thank you

December 25, 2012 at 10:31 pm
(4) AH says:

Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2012 at 11:11 pm
(5) Sajid says:

Dear Kenneth,

Thanks a lot for your informative mails. These are really very beneficial in learning English. Would you please be kind enough to tell me the Three “Justs” grammatically in the order they’ve been used in the sentence given by you?

Regards N thanks
Muhammad Sajid

December 26, 2012 at 12:03 am
(6) Frank says:

wonderful text Ken! Happy New Year.

December 26, 2012 at 3:04 am
(7) lily says:

Dear Ken,
I read all emails I received from you which is really useful for different levels of English learners. I just want to say thank you so much!

December 26, 2012 at 4:01 am
(8) anwar purathur says:

Dear sir,

thanks a lot for your useful lessons which you have given me recently. I could learn more usages in english. Now i need to learn the usage of clause. By hoping that…

anwar purathur
best wishes

December 26, 2012 at 5:17 am
(9) shole says:

Dear sir,
thank you so much for your very useful points.
I wish the best for you in a very happy holiday.

December 26, 2012 at 7:43 am
(10) Marcela Ruiz G says:

Thanks Ken for your English Lessons


December 26, 2012 at 1:58 pm
(11) Funeka says:

Thank you for your emails, they are so helpful. I am looking forward to next year’s communication. Happy new year.

December 26, 2012 at 10:10 pm
(12) Fay Saad says:

Thank you very much Ken for all the effort you put to improve my English. I wouldn’t improve without your help. There is one more request; I am kindly asking you to help me get rid of my heavy accent. I stress on words that I should not.

December 28, 2012 at 4:10 am
(13) Luminita says:

Thank you for your lessons. Happy new year!

December 28, 2012 at 7:54 pm
(14) Evangelina says:

Thank you for your email. Happy New Year

December 31, 2012 at 9:42 am
(15) aurora says:

A Happy New Year Ken!
Thank you for helping me.

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