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Glossary of Usage - Index of Commonly Confused Words
Here in our Glossary of Usage you'll find more than 300 sets of commonly confused words--with links to definitions, examples, and practice exercises that should ...
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Answers to Practice Exercises: A-C (Glossary of Usage)
Here are the answers to the short practice exercises that accompany each set of words in our Glossary of Usage.
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Days and Daze - Glossary of Usage - Commonly Confused Words
"Days" is the plural form of the noun "day" (as in "one or two days a week"). The noun "daze" means a stunned or bewildered condition; as a verb, "daze" means ...
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Literally and Figuratively - Glossary of Usage
Traditionally, the adverb literally has meant "really" or "actually" or "in the strict sense of the word." Most style guides continue to advise us not to confuse literally  ...
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Farther and Further - Glossary of Usage - Grammar and Composition
The commonly confused words farther and further: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
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Discreet vs. Discrete - Glossary of Usage - Grammar and Composition
The commonly confused adjectives discreet and discrete: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
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Assure, Ensure, and Insure - Glossary of Usage
The commonly confused words assure, ensure, and insure: definitions, examples , usage notes, and practice exercises.
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Lay and Lie - Glossary of Usage - Grammar and Composition
The commonly confused verbs lay and lie: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
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Continual and Continuous - Glossary of Usage
Continual and Continuous - Learn how to correctly use each of these commonly confused words, with examples and practice exercises.
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Whose and Who's - Glossary of Usage - Grammar and Composition
The commonly confused words whose and who's: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/whosegloss.htm
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