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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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Commonly Confused Words - Glossary of Usage
Our Glossary of Usage contains more than 300 sets of commonly confused words --with definitions, examples, and practice exercises to help you keep these ...
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Who, Which, and That - Glossary of Usage - Commonly Confused ...
Who, Which, and That: definitions, examples, usage notes, and practice exercises.
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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 to ...
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Literally and Figuratively - Glossary of Usage
However, as discussed in the article How Word Meanings Change and in the notes below, the use of literally as an intensifier has become increasingly common ...
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Few (Fewer) and Little (Less) - Glossary of Usage - Commonly ...
"Myth/rule: We're supposed to use less with nouns that can't be counted: less sugar, less paper, less money; and we are supposed to use fewer with nouns that  ...
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Waist and Waste - Commonly Confused Words - Glossary of Usage
The noun "waist" refers to the narrow part of the body between the ribs and hips. The verb "waste" means to use or spend thoughtlessly. As a noun, "waste" ...
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Your and You're - Glossary of Usage - Commonly Confused Words ...
"Your" is the possessive form of "you." "You're" is the contraction of "you are."
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Poor, Pore, and Pour - Glossary of Usage - Commonly Confused ...
... who needed a kidney could buy one, but a _____ person could not. Answers to Practice Exercises · Glossary of Usage: Index of Commonly Confused Words.
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