instances vs instants : Common Errors in English

About instances vs instants

Brief moments are “instants,” and examples of anything are “instances.”

instances in News

  1. Moving right along: Furyk leaves disappointments of 2012 season in the past

    One "expert" on the Golf Channel said he was three swings away from being the PGA Tour's Player of the Year.Instead, 2012 — in a handful of instances — became a season Jim Furyk couldn't wait to forget.It started last June at Olympic Club in San Francisco, where Furyk — tied for th...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Lancaster Online

  2. Quad-City metro area spared the worst of the storms

    The Quad-City metro area was spared some of the more severe storms that struck to the north and east, in some instances producing heavy rains, hail and even a couple of tornadoes.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Quad-City Times

  3. Massachusetts Health Quality Partners Helps Physicians and Patients Talk About Health Care Decisions

    Massachusetts Health Quality Partners has been awarded a two-year grant from the ABIM Foundation to advance the organization’s Choosing Wisely® campaign. The goal of this effort is to encourage physicians and patients to discuss medical tests and procedures that may be unnecessary, and in some instances cause harm.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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