Writing

‘Passed’ vs. ‘Past’: How to Use ‘Passed’ and ‘Past’ Correctly

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 3 min read

The words “passed” and “past” have similar pronunciations and spellings, but they are different parts of speech with different meanings. Learn more about the meanings of these words and how to use “passed” and “past” in a sentence.