Advance and Go on


Advance verb - Move forward, also in the metaphorical sense.

Go on is a synonym for advance in progress topic. In some cases you can use "Go on" instead a verb "Advance".

Go on

Go on verb - Move forward, also in the metaphorical sense.

Advance is a synonym for go on in movement topic. You can use "Advance" instead a verb "Go on", if it concerns topics such as progress, continue.

Both terms in one sentence

  • The Game Boy Advance port of Super Mario World would go on to further differentiate him by implementing his trademark physics.
    Source: Polished Port
  • Comic Book / Queen and Country Betrayal by Inaction: What Tara thinks Crocker did to her during the events of A Gentlemen's Game, even though he gave her advance warning to go on the run when she was about to be arrested and turned over to the Saudi Arabians for execution.
  • Useful Notes / John Major When Major's affair with Edwina Curry became public knowledge, the creators of Spitting Image had to go on record as saying it was a coincidence, not advance knowledge, but that they couldn't believe how funny it now was given the new context.
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