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especially - correct spelling

especially adverb
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Essence vs. Essential

Essence Essence is a noun that refers to the quality of something that determines its uniqueness or character, or a gist of something. For example,      •  The essence of this skit is ...

essential - correct spelling

essential adjective and noun
Example: The ability to write is essential to your success. adjective...

estimable - vocabulary

adjective
Worthy of respect, deserving esteem and admiration. But this is truly a wonderful occasion, the culmination of years of hard work and remarkable generosity, and all of which was due to the goo...

Ethics vs. Morals

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Eulogy vs. Elegy

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euphemism - vocabulary

noun
A figure of speech by which a less offensive phrase is substituted to convey a harsh thought. For example, pass away is a euphemism for die. Euphemisms abound...

euphemism vs. euphuism

A euphemism is an inoffensive expression used in place of one which may be considered offensive or vulgar. But euphuism is an absurdly overblown and affected style of writing....

Evade vs. Invade

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Eve vs. Even vs. Evening

Evening (noun) – is the time between afternoon and night. The exact time can vary, but essentially it is the time from 4pm-7pm...

evening - correct spelling

evening noun
Example: They sat on their front porch every evening....

everyday, every day

Everyday is an adjective used to describe things that are “common” or “ordinary.”Every day describes things that happen daily; it’s a ...

evident - correct spelling

evident adjective
Example: His red face made his anger evident to all....

evince - vocabulary

verb
To make manifest or evident; to show clearly, to prove; to reveal the possession of a quality or trait. Presidents and prime ministers everywhere, I suspect, sometimes wonder how history will deal with ...

evoke - vocabulary

verb
To call up or summon forth memories or feelings; to elicit, draw forth; to summon. Railroad iron is a magician’s rod, in its power to evoke the sleeping energies of land and water....

Evoke vs. Invoke

Evoke vs. InvokeOnly because they end in the same four letters ("-voke"), it doesn't mean that "evoke" and "inv...

Evoke vs. Invoke vs. Provoke

Evoke Evoke means to recall a memory. It could be related to old incidents or emotions. Evoking ‘something’ is not a cons...

ewe - correct spelling

ewe noun
Example: My grandchildren love to look at the ewe and the baby lambs....

exaggerate - correct spelling

exaggerate verb
Example: He always seems to exaggerate his abilities and successes....

exaggeration - correct spelling

exaggeration noun
Example: The candidate’s promises were a complete exaggeration of the truth....

examine - correct spelling

examine verb
Example: The doctor planned to examine the patient carefully....

Examples of Nondangling Participles

Check out these examples. Notice that the introductory adjective points directly to the grammatical subject: Enacted in 1964, the Civil Rights Act transferred power to the federal gov...

exceed - correct spelling

exceed verb
Example: The results will exceed our expectations....

Exceed vs. Accede

Their loyalty exceeds their national bonds. ...

excellence - correct spelling

excellence noun
Example: The supervisor insisted on excellence from all her staff....

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