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In vs. Inn

Inside. Your socks are in the top drawer.Into. Get in the house.During, as in in the autumn.In or into some condition, relation, or place, as in to join in or to fall in.Inside a certain place. The rain is keeping us in today.A small hotel that often...

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1 month ago

Sail vs. Sale

A large sheet of strong cloth sich as canvas that makes a boat or ship move when it catches the wind. The picture shows the main parts of the sails on a sailing dinghy.To travel in a boat or ship.When a boat or ship sails, it starts out on a voyage.T...

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1 month ago

Pail vs. Pale

A bucket.Having a light skin color, often because of an illness. His face looked thin and pale.Not bright in color. Naomi’s dress was pale green.To become pale. Vincent’s face paled with fright....

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1 month ago

Pi vs. Pie

In math, a symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi equals about 3.1416.Pastry filled with fruit, custard, eat, or vegetables and baked in an oven....

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1 month ago

Brake vs. Break

A device to slow down or stop a vehicle.To slow down or stop by using a brake.To damage something ao that it is in pieces or no longer works.A rest from working or studying.To stop, as in to break a bad havit.To do better than, as in to break amrecor...

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1 month ago

Wail vs. Whale

To let out a long cry of sadness or distress. The baby began to wail when her mother left the room.A large sea animal that looks like a fish but is actually a mammal that breathes air. Dolphins and porpoises are members of the whale family.To hunt fo...

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1 month ago

Cell vs. Sell

A room in a person or a police station for locking up people.A basic, microscopic part of an animal or a plant.To give something in exchange for money. Julie sold me her tickets to the baseball game.To offer for sale. This store sells sports equipmen...

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1 month ago

Be vs. Bee

To exist. There is time left to play.To happen. The start of our vacation was last week.To take up space. The cat was on the couch.To come or go. I’ve been to the store many times today,.To stay or continue. They’ve been in class for over an hour...

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1 month ago

Bare vs. Bear

Wearing no clothes, or not covered. Although it was cold, Tim went out with his head bare.Empty. The cupboard was bare.To uncover or reveal something. The dog bared its teeth. Eileen bared her secret thoughts.Plain and simple. Just give me the bare f...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Confirm Vs Conform

Confirm The more common of the two words, confirm is used to establish something as true using proof or facts. For example, to confirm a theory is to prove it using some facts, to confirm a plan is to make it 100%, to confirm a decision is to accept ...

added by ramyashankar
1 month ago

Seam vs. Seem

A line of sewing that joins two pieces of material.A band of mineral or metal in the earth, as in a seam of coal.To appear to be, or to give the impression of being. They seem happy.To appear to oneself. I seem to have forgotten my keys....

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Sea vs. See

The body of salt water that covers nearly three-fourths of the earth’s surface; the ocean.A body of salt water that is a part of an ocean yet is partly enclosed by land, such as the Caribbean Sea.An overwhelming amount of number, as in a sea of tro...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Weather vs. Whether

The condition of the outside air or atmosphere at a particular time and place. Weather can be decribed as hot or cold, wet or dry, calm or windy, clear or cloudy.If wood, stone, or another material weathers, it changes after being outside for a long ...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Weak vs. Week

Having little strength, force, or power, as in a weak person, a weak argument, or a weak light.Likely to break, fall, or collapse. The bracelet has a weak link near the clasp.Lacking flavor. This is very weak tea.Lacking in skill or knowledge. I am w...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

We vs. Wee

The people who are speaking or writing.Very small; tiny....

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1 month ago

Hour vs. Our

A unit of time equal to 60 minutes; 1/24 of the time it takes the earth to make one turn on its axis.Belonging to or to do with us. That is our problem....

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Main vs. Mane

Largest, or most important, as in the main reason.A large pipe or wire that supplies water, gas, or electricity to a building.The long, thick hair on the head and neck of a male lion or a horse....

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Mail vs. Male

Letters, cards, and packages sent through a post office.Armor made by joining together small metal rings.If you buy something by mail order, you ordermit and pay for it and then the item is sent to you.A person or animal of the sex that can father yo...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Knight vs. Night

In medieval times, a knight was a warrior who fought on horsebsck. A king or noble would give a knight land, and in return the knight would fight for him.In Great Britain, a man who has been given the title “Sir” as a reward for service to his co...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Eye vs. I

One of the two organs in your head that you use to see with.The small hole in a needle.If you have an eye for something, you can judge how good it is. Sue has an eye for bargains.To look carefully at someone or something. Bert eyed his opponent suspi...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Key vs. Quay

A piece of metal shaped to fit into a lock to open it or to start an engine.Something that provides a solution or an explanation, as in the key to the mystery.One of the buttons on a compiter or typewriter.One of the black or white bars that you...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Meat vs. Meet

The flesh of an animal that can be eaten.The edible part of a fruit or nut.The most important part of something, as in the meat of a book.To come face to face with someone or something.To come together. The two paths meet at the summit of the mountai...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

May vs. May

A helping verb that is used in the following ways:To say that something is possible or likely. I may have to leave in five minutes.To ask or give permission. May I drive your car? Yea, you may.To express hope or a wish. May you live long and prosper!...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

March vs. March

When soldiers march, they walk together with uniform steps.A piece of music with a strong beat to which you can march.To walk somewhere quickly and in a determined way. Mom marched down to the building superintendent’s office to complain about the ...

added by annie_l
1 month ago

Grate vs. Great

To shred food, such as cheese, into small, thin pieces.If something grates on you, it annoys you.A grid of metal bars in the base of a furnace or fireplace.Very big or large.Very important and famous.Very good, or wonderful. We had a great time....

added by annie_l
1 month ago

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