Commonly Misused Words: How to Use them Correctly

Commonly Misused Words! English is generously endowed with several types of easily misused words. Words that sound alike or look alike (moral/ morale) often confuse you, especially those using spell checkers.

Commonly Misused Words in English

HOPE – WISH

Misused Words: Hope vs. WishPin

AWARD – REWARD

AWARD - REWARDPin

BETWEEN – AMONG

Learn the Difference between BETWEEN vs. AMONG in English.

BETWEEN - AMONGPin

BOWL – BOWEL

BOWL - BOWELPin

DISCREET – DISCRETE

DISCREET - DISCRETEPin

DESSERT – DESERT / WAVE – WAIVE

DESSERT - DESERT / WAVE - WAIVEPin

LOOK – SEE – WATCH

LOOK - SEE - WATCHPin

LOSE – LOOSE

LOSE - LOOSEPin

PRINCIPAL – PRINCIPLE

PRINCIPAL - PRINCIPLEPin

QUIET – QUIT – QUITE

QUIET - QUIT - QUITEPin

REVISE – EDIT

REVISE - EDITPin

APPRAISE – APPRISE

APPRAISE - APPRISEPin

ASSURE – ENSURE – INSURE

ASSURE - ENSURE - INSUREPin

YOU’RE WELCOME OR YOUR WELCOME?

YOU'RE WELCOME OR YOUR WELCOME?Pin

Other Commonly Confused Words

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Elizabeth
Elizabeth
1 year ago

I have a bone with the last picture. Without the word “ Commonly”, just saying “confused words” is a misuse in itself… The words are not confused themselves, they confuse people.

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