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Glossary of Usage - Index of Commonly Confused Words
In our Glossary of Usage you'll find more than 300 sets of commonly confused words--with links to definitions, examples, usage notes, and exercises.
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Review Quiz on Commonly Confused Words
Words that are similar in sound, spelling, or meaning can be confusing. But if you have studied our Glossary of Usage: Commonly Confused Words, you should ...
http://grammar.about.com/od/choosingthecorrectword/a/RQcomconfusions.htm
Quiz on 20 Commonly Confused Words - Grammar & Composition
In our Glossary of Usage you'll find more than 300 sets of commonly confused words. To test your familiarity with 20 of these often puzzling word pairs, take a ...
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Your and You're - Glossary of Usage - Commonly Confused Words ...
If it does not make sense, then the word you intended to write is your." (Philip Gooden, Who's Whose: A No-Nonsense Guide to to Easily Confused Words.
http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/yourgloss.htm
The Big Quiz on Commonly Confused Words - Grammar ...
In our Glossary of Usage you will find more than 300 sets of confusables--words that are commonly mixed up because they look and sound alike. In the glossary ...
http://grammar.about.com/od/alightersideofwriting/a/The-Big-Quiz-On-Commonly-Confused-Words.htm
Its and It's - Commonly Confused Words - Grammar & Composition
The commonly confused words its and it's: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/itsgloss.htm
Weather and Whether - Commonly Confused Words - Weather ...
The noun "weather" refers to the state of the atmosphere at a given time and place (hot, cold, rainy, cloudy, etc.). "Whether" is a conjunction used in indirect ...
http://grammar.about.com/od/alightersideofwriting/a/Weather-And-Whether.htm
Principal vs Principle: Commonly Confused Words
The commonly confused words principal and principle: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/principalgloss.htm
Affect and Effect - Commonly Confused Words
Affect is usually a verb meaning to influence. Effect is usually a noun meaning result. When used as a verb, effect means to cause. (Also see the usage notes ...
http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/AffectEffect.htm
Beside and Besides - Commonly Confused Words
The commonly confused words beside and besides: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/Beside.htm
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