עכשו וכעת

Le Bélier

Senior Member
USA
English/USA
ערב טוב.


Are these two words interchangeable? It seems to me that עכשו is used more. Perhaps a different register or more literary use with כעת?
 
  • Tamar

    Senior Member
    Israel, Hebrew
    עכשיו and כעת are the same. You are right, כעת is a higher register than עכשיו, we don't use כעת in spoken language.
     
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