Quick Quiz - For versus Since

For versus Since

Not sure about using ‘FOR’ and ‘SINCE’ correctly in your IELTS Speaking and Writing tests?

For

For is used with a period of time:

  • For two weeks
  • For an hour
  • For a long time

Since

Since is used with the start of a period:

  • Since last Monday
  • Since 11am
  • Since 2010