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English has a lot of commonly confused words. They either look alike, sound alike or, worst of all, look and sound alike but have completely different meanings. Other words look and sound different but are similar in meaning, and it’s hard to determine which is the correct one in a given context. Hopefully this list of commonly confused words will help you keep them straightened out. | Battle of the Commonly Misspelled or Misused Words from #YourDictionary

Commonly Confused Words

English has a lot of commonly confused words. They either look alike, sound alike or, worst of all, look and sound alike but have completely different meanings. Other words look and sound different but are similar in meaning, and it’s hard to determine which is the correct one in a given context. Hopefully this list of commonly confused words will help you keep them straightened out. | Battle of the Commonly Misspelled or Misused Words from #YourDictionary

Also choose and chose, patients and patience, and apart and a part!!! #learnit #dontsoundlikeamoron

Affect vs. Effect Grammar Rules

Also choose and chose, patients and patience, and apart and a part!!! #learnit #dontsoundlikeamoron

Affect/Effect, Alot/A lot/Allot, Assure/Ensure/Insure, Different from/Different than, Further/Farther, I/Me, i.e./e.g., Less/Fewer, Lose/Loose, That/Which/Who/Whom,

Affect/Effect, Alot/A lot/Allot, Assure/Ensure/Insure, Different from/Different than, Further/Farther, I/Me, i.e./e.g., Less/Fewer, Lose/Loose, That/Which/Who/Whom,

I learned about this interesting New York Times article from Larry Ferlazzo's blog - "The Destructive Influence of Imaginary Peers"

The Destructive Influence of Imaginary Peers

I learned about this interesting New York Times article from Larry Ferlazzo's blog - "The Destructive Influence of Imaginary Peers"

Grammar and Punctuation | The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation  there is free info & free quizzes here but not ALL of the site is free some is subscription

Grammar and Punctuation | The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation there is free info & free quizzes here but not ALL of the site is free some is subscription

The difference between  Managers & Leaders - 17 traits that set them apart  www.resourcefulmanager.com

4 Productivity Tips That Changed My Life This Year

Find 10 key positive parenting strategies to discipline without controlling kids through punishment and rewards.

10 Ways to Discipline Without Controlling Our Kids

Find 10 key positive parenting strategies to discipline without controlling kids through punishment and rewards.

Grammar Girl: "The Night Circus": First, Second, and Third Person - explains the difference and how the novel uses all three.  Good for students to use before they write their own stories.

Grammar Girl: "The Night Circus": First, Second, and Third Person - explains the difference and how the novel uses all three. Good for students to use before they write their own stories.

"Affect" vs. "Effect"- that's it?! The rule is that simple?! OMG. I may finally have overcome this mental block.

"Affect" vs. "Effect"- that's it?! The rule is that simple?! OMG. I may finally have overcome this mental block.

Business is tough because of what photographers are selling. How to combat our biggest weakness >>> The Truth About People That Endangers Photography Businesses

Business is tough because of what photographers are selling. How to combat our biggest weakness >>> The Truth About People That Endangers Photography Businesses

The Simplest Classroom Management System Ever! I just wonder if this would work for middle school. I like how it's very basic and doesn't require constant rewards. Even so, I would want to be able to recognize single students...

The Simplest Classroom Management System Ever! I just wonder if this would work for middle school. I like how it's very basic and doesn't require constant rewards. Even so, I would want to be able to recognize single students...