Tag: confusable

39 Why is "aircrafts" bad English, while "crafts" is okay? 2017-02-13T01:35:59.110

28 Why is New York often said with the word "City" in English? 2018-09-01T16:51:57.297

22 How can I remember the difference between "lay" and "laid"? 2013-01-23T21:11:46.673

21 The vs. a: Surprising use of the 2013-01-24T00:29:40.317

21 "Its" and "it's" - how to remember? 2013-01-27T21:00:22.803

18 What's the differences between 'get it right' and 'make it right'? 2014-01-31T17:21:05.607

14 How can I remember the difference between "loose" and "lose"? 2013-01-23T21:10:35.013

14 Difference between "alright" and "all right"? 2013-01-23T23:44:21.917

11 When is last Tuesday if it's Wednesday 2014-01-14T16:28:12.957

8 Understanding difference between "intense" and "intensive" 2013-01-24T08:29:00.037

8 Is there a way to not mix up these words 2017-04-25T11:10:58.460

7 Are "stress" and "distress" interchangable? 2013-01-24T19:17:26.740

7 Which is the appropriate word here : 'wish' or 'want'? 2013-03-18T04:28:06.867

6 Is there a mnemonic that helps remembering when I should use "hate," and when "ate"? 2013-01-24T14:24:29.253

6 Do we say something for affect or effect? 2017-01-23T03:18:55.147

6 We got a PM who’s [sic] 93 years old 2018-05-27T03:35:21.017

5 Meaningful use of 'hard to believe' 2013-03-22T13:49:11.453

4 Is "Agree to NOUN" instead of "Agree to VERB" acceptable? 2013-01-27T07:13:30.540

4 Is there any good methodology to help remember sound-alike words? 2013-02-21T05:15:19.037

4 Why "original painting" and not "genuine painting"? 2014-04-02T16:19:19.487

4 Using "For" and "To" interchangeably 2015-11-24T20:30:13.563

4 Lexical issue - the words "close" and "far" in terms of time 2019-11-06T22:39:15.410

3 How can I make use of mnemonics? 2013-01-24T13:05:02.873

3 "For" versus "on" in the given sentence 2013-04-17T14:18:03.443

3 Usage of Disinterested vs. uninterested 2014-02-10T15:03:05.327

3 Low values vs Small values 2016-01-26T10:10:16.340

3 What is this large mammal with antlers called: a moose or an elk? 2017-05-25T09:27:57.393

3 "Date", "Meeting", "Gathering" and "Appointment" 2017-08-01T15:55:11.200

3 affect vs effect 2019-07-12T09:12:47.833

3 Let John and I go or Let John me go 2020-07-13T02:33:50.393

2 Is there a difference between "revoke" and "revocate"? 2015-12-23T10:00:27.160

2 Difference between "constitutional" and "constituent" 2016-12-01T15:46:17.420

1 Does this count as an affirmation? 2013-03-21T02:37:58.773

1 famous for "its"... or famous for without "its" 2015-12-09T11:18:06.213

1 What is the diffenence between ' specially' and ' especially'? 2016-05-17T03:22:08.257

1 What is the easiest way to remember where to use "could" and "would" while talking to someone? 2017-01-04T05:46:52.043

1 Verbs for the word achievements e.g other achievements he ... are (fill ... in) 2017-06-02T14:39:26.187

1 I am good or I am well? 2017-11-20T12:28:00.743

1 Agreement of multiple objects with one verb 2018-06-08T09:45:05.717

1 What is the difference between "will" and "would"? 2019-12-03T16:50:52.100

1 Is "I want to look inside (of something)" equal to "I want to know what it looks like on the inside"? 2019-12-09T17:28:45.743

0 Correct use of floor and flooring 2014-09-19T12:51:30.280

0 writing details for house sale advertisement 2014-10-13T09:13:25.470

0 "Both stand valid" or "Both stands valid" 2015-12-03T10:40:49.607

0 The use of "very" and "so" in the "that-clause" 2016-01-08T04:21:45.910

0 (Whose) Who's bright idea was it to leave the refrigerator open? 2016-09-22T04:11:33.617

0 Difference between "suspected", "a suspect" and "suspicious" 2016-11-19T18:14:55.267

0 Screenshoting Or Screenshotting? 2017-04-17T02:56:34.733

0 How to avoid the spelling mistake of Android vs Andorid? 2017-05-25T05:50:39.933

0 Using "to" or "for" or not 2018-11-07T21:19:17.090

0 present simple or present continuous? "Her boyfriend is always taking/takes her out for movie on Friday" 2020-05-01T20:26:37.537

-1 Use of loose and lose 2017-04-16T21:35:16.573

-2 Continued help understanding affect/effect 2016-12-28T22:19:43.403

-3 When to use 'effective' and 'affective' 2016-01-22T17:55:29.563