Found 65 articles starting with L:

loaf - correct spelling

loaf - noun (plural loaves) and verb  Example: She baked a loaf of bread. ...

loan, lend

In formal writing, many writers use loan as a noun form and lend as a verb form. The verb loan is permissi...

Loath vs. Loathe

Elle was loathed to admit that she loathed her mother. ...

loath, loathe

Loath is an adjective that means “unwilling.”Loathe is a verb that means “to dislike or hate.”Exam...

loneliness - correct spelling

loneliness - noun  Example: His total loneliness led to his depression....

Lonely vs. Alone

Have you ever been happy to be by yourself? Has there been another time when you were by yourself, but wishing for the company of others? In both of these situations, you were alone. But you were only lonely in one of them. Alone...

loose - correct spelling

loose - adjective and verb  Not lose.Grammar.com’s section on Problem Words discusses loose and lose. ...

loose, lose

Lose (pronounced “looz”) means “to misplace” or “to fail to win.” Loose (pronounced “luce”) is the opposite of tight.Some writers incorrectly use loose when they me...

loquacious - vocabulary

adjectiveTalkative, tending to talk too much, chattering, babbling, garrulous. I found it not difficult, in the excitement of Mr. Chillip’s own brain, under his potations of negus, to divert his attent...

lose - correct spelling

lose - verb (past tense and past participle is lost)  Not loose.Grammar.com’s section o...

losing - correct spelling

losing - verb (present participle of the verb lose)  Example: I am always losing my glasses....

lovely - correct spelling

lovely - adjective and noun  Example: The lovely young woman began her career as an actress. adj...

loyal - correct spelling

loyal - adjective  Example: The loyal attorney refused the offer from the other firm....

loyalty - correct spelling

loyalty - noun  Example: His unbreakable loyalty to his country inspired us all....

luxury - correct spelling

luxury - noun and adjective  Example: He spent a life of luxury on a Caribbean island. noun...

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