1 used for showing that you are saying something that is surprising
even now (=used for saying it is surprising that something still continues):
Even now, after all these years, he cannot mention her name without crying.
even then (=used for saying that something is surprising after what has happened):
They’re going to spend £5 billion on our railway network, and even then it won’t be as good as the French system.
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