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Batter vs. Battery

To injure someone by hitting him or her over and over.A mixture consisting mainly of milk, eggs, and flour used to make cakes or other baked goods or used to coat food that you fry.The player whose turn it is to bat in baseball or softball.A containe...

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9 months ago

Bathroom vs. Rest Room

A room that contains a sink and a toilet and often a bathtub or a shower.A bathroom, especially in a public building....

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9 months ago

Bathing Suit vs. Bathrobe

A piece of clothing that people wear to go swimming; a swimsuit.A long, loose piece of clothing that people wear after bathing or while relaxing....

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Bath vs. Bathe

The act of washing something in water.The water used in bathing, as in a warm bath.A bathroom.To take a bath.To give someone a bath, as in to bathe a baby.To go swimming....

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Basket vs. Basketball

A container, often with handles, amde of cane, wire, etc.A game played by two teams of five players each that try to score points by throwing a ball through a high net at the end of a court.The large, round ball used in this game,...

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Base vs. Baseball

The lowest part of something or the part that it stands on, as in the base of a lamp.To use something as the starting point for something else.The place from which a business, an army, etc., is controlled, as in a base of operations.In baseball, a ba...

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Bare vs. Bear

Wearing no clothes or not covered.Empty.To uncover or reveal something.Plain and simple.To support or carry something.When a tree or plant bears fruit, flowers, or leaves, it produces them.If you can’t bear something, you can’t put up with it, ei...

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Ball vs. Bawl

A round object used in games.Somehting made into a round shape, as in a ball of wool.A formal party where people dance.In baseball, a pitch that a batter doesn’t swing at and that doesn’t cross home plate between the batter’s shoulders and knee...

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Baking Powder vs. Baking Soda

A white powder used in baking to make dough or batter rise.A white powder used to make dough rise or to make an upset stomach....

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9 months ago

Baggy vs. Bagpipes

Hanging in loose folds, as in baggy shorts.A musical instrument....

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9 months ago

Bagel vs. Doughnut

A round, chewy roll with a hole in the middle.A cake fried in fat....

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9 months ago

Bag vs. Baggage

A usually flexible container for carrying things.Travelers’ suitcases, bags, and trunks....

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Badge vs. Badger

A small sign with a picture, name, or message on it that you pin to your clothes.A mammal with a gray body and a black and white head that lives in a burrow and comes out at night to eat.To keep asking someone to do something....

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Choose vs chose

Chose and choose are two words in the English Dictionary. Chose is used to be used for past tense while choose is for present tense or future tense. Example:Jason will choose which game to play with Hayden.Jasmine chose whether to drink apple ju...

added by GrammarX500
9 months ago

Train Your Mind: 10 Indispensable Tools for College Students

Many students rush to buy vitamins, energy boosters, and other things promising the improvement of their cognitive abilities. And some supplements can do the trick but only on a molecular level. And we all rather need a boost for our brain to turn on...

added by acronimous
9 months ago

Color vs Colour

Color is in the American way to say color but colour is the Canadian way to say colour. Color = American wayColour = Canadian way...

added by GrammarX500
9 months ago

Art vs. Artist

The skill of creating something brautiful by drawing, painting, or making things with your hands.Something that requires a lot of skill, as in the art of Chinese cooking.Forms of entertainment, such as music, theater, and film.Someone very skilled at...

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Arrival va. Arrive

The act of getting to a place.Someone or something that has gotten to a place.To reach a place.To come....

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9 months ago

Applicant vs. Application

Someone who has written formally asking for something, such as a job, a loan, or entrance to a school.A written request for something, such as a job, as in a job application.A way of using something....

added by annie_l
9 months ago

Ant vs. Aunt

A small insect that lives in a large group called a colony.The sister of your father or mother, or the wife of your uncle....

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9 months ago

Another vs. Other

One more of the same kind of thing.A different one.Different; not the same as mentioned.Remaining.More or extra.In the recent past.The rest....

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9 months ago

Angel vs. Angle

In religion, a messenger of God.A very kind, gentle person.The figure formed by two lines that start at the same point.A way of looking at something.If something is at an angle, it's sloping and not straight....

added by annie_l
10 months ago

Alphabet vs. Letter

All the letters of a language arranged in order.A mark that is part of an alphabet.A message that you write to someone or that someone writes to you....

added by annie_l
10 months ago

Algebra vs. Mathematics

A type of mathematics in which symbols and letters are used to represent unknown numbers; for example, 2 * x + y = 7.The study of numbers, quantities, shapes, and measurements and how they relate to each other....

added by annie_l
10 months ago

Agree vs. Disagree

To say yes to something.To share the same opinions.If something agrees with you, it suits you, or is good for you.If you disagree with someone, you have different opinions.To cause discomfort....

added by annie_l
10 months ago

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