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#989 - 04/28/00 06:04 AM Re: Antonym for "soon"  
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Philip writes: I suppose that 'never' could be consider an antonym, although, in practice, it is often a synonym.

As a parent I see where he is going.

In my experience this takes us to a link with another posting - words that are their own antonym.

Q: "When are we going to get there" A: "Soon"








#990 - 04/28/00 01:14 PM Re: ACROnym for "soon"  
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>like "never" and "presently" in this case

in the right hands, "presently" can itself be stunningly vague. <g>

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