Which is correct:
"so far" or "up to now"?

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so far

The phrase 'so far' is correct and commonly used to indicate the time that has passed until the present moment.

It is used to refer to the period of time that has already elapsed or the progress made until now.

Examples:

  • We've completed half of the project so far.
  • So far, everything has been going according to plan.

Alternatives:

  • up to now
  • until now
  • to date
  • as of now
  • thus far

up to now

The phrase 'up to now' is correct and commonly used to indicate the time that has passed until the present moment.

It is used to refer to the period of time that has already elapsed or the progress made until now.

Examples:

  • Up to now, we have received positive feedback from customers.
  • I have been working on this project up to now.

Alternatives:

  • so far
  • until now
  • to date
  • as of now
  • thus far
Both 'so far' and 'up to now' are correct and commonly used phrases to indicate the time that has passed until the present moment. They can be used interchangeably in most contexts.

Last updated: March 27, 2024

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