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abrogate - vocabulary

abrogate - verb
To abolish by official means; to annul by an authoritative act; to repeal, as in to abrogate a law; to put an end to. The new crusade to render socialism irrevocab...

absence - correct spelling

absence noun
Example: Absence makes the heart grow fonder....

absent - correct spelling

absent correct spelling of absent adjective
Example: The absent board member submitted her proxy....

Absolute Phrase

You must have heard about phrases. Phrases are a group of words that join together to make a clause. There a...

abstemious - vocabulary

abstemious - adjective
A state of self-denial or abstinence, regarding the use (usually overuse) of food or drink. When [Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (121–180)] was eleven years old, he ...

abstruse - vocabulary

abstruse - adjective
Having to do with matters difficult to comprehend. My mind rebels at stagnation. Give me problems, give me work, give me the most abstruse crypto...

abundance - correct spelling

abundance noun
Example: We harvested an abundance of corn....

accelerate - correct spelling

accelerate verb
Example: The Lexus accelerates faster than a VW Bug....

accept - correct spelling

accept verb
Grammar.com’s section on Problem Words discusses except and accept. Click here for that discussion.Example: ...

accept, except examples

These two words are actually most likely to be confused in a situation where their meanings are actually the opposite.Accept as a verb means “to receive gladly,” “to be deemed proper...

acceptable - correct spelling

acceptable adjective
Example: She brought an acceptable proposal to the meeting....

Access vs. Excess

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accessible - correct spelling

accessible adjective
Example: The business built a ramp to make its store accessible to people in wheelchairs....

accident - correct spelling

accident noun
Example: The accident injured the starting wide receiver for the Redskins....

accidentally - correct spelling

accidentally adverb
Not accidently.Grammar.com's section on the Parts of Speech discusses the demise of -ly adverbs. ...

acclaim - correct spelling

acclaim verb or noun
Example: The crowd acclaimed the conquering heroes. verb
Example: ...

accommodate - correct spelling

accommodate verb
Spell with two “c’s” and two “m’s.”Example: We can accommodate your wishes....

accommodation - correct spelling

accommodation noun
Spell with two “c’s” and two “m’s.”Example: The little inn provided warm accommodations for the travelers....

accompanied - correct spelling

accompanied verb, past tense and past participle of accompany.Example: The bodyguard ...

accomplish - correct spelling

accomplish verb
Example: Tiger Woods accomplished the remarkable feat of winning more than 25% of the tournaments he entered....

accordion - correct spelling

accordion noun
Not accordian.Example: Lawrence Welk played the accordion over and over and over again....

accumulate - correct spelling

accumulate verb
Example: The shareholders noticed that someone accumulated thousands of shares in just 15 minutes....

accumulation - correct spelling

accumulation noun
Example: The stock is definitely under accumulation....

Accusative Case

The grammatical case in English language is the mode of the sentence of the parts of a sentence which help u...

accuse - correct spelling

accuse verb
Example: The husband will accuse his wife of being unfaithful....

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