even as


1. at the same time as something else






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it is being done even as we speak

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The phrase 'even as' refers to something happening at the very same moment or at the very same time as something else.

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  1. Jack kept insisting that the weather wasn't too bad even as heavy rain poured down on us. 
  2. Even as I spoke I realised I shouldn't have said anything.
  3. Even as we are sitting here, children are going hungry across the world.

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  1. The CEO was assuring investors that there was no need to panic even as the bottom was falling out of the market.
  2. Don't worry, the task will be completed on time. My team are working on it even as we speak. 

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