30 Second English Lesson: It’s actually true

Pay attention to the work ‘actually’ in English, as it does not have the same meaning as it does in French. 

In English, ‘actually’ means, vraiment, réellement, ou véritablement.

“I am actually going on vacation. I leave tomorrow morning.”

If you want to use the meaning of ‘actuellement’, you need to say ‘right now’ or ‘at this moment.’

“We have to leave right now.”

“Take your umbrella because it’s raining at the moment.”

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