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Learning English Language


Not only immigrants but many Americans with their first language as English, get confused with some words that have similar sound and spelling.  Here is a great list.

Learning English 1






Adverse and averse

Affect and effect

Compliment and complement

Criteria and criterion

Discreet and discrete

Elicit and Illicit

Farther and further

Imply and infer

Insure and ensure

Number and amount

Precede and proceed

Principal and principle

It’s and Its

They’re and their

Who’s and whose

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Send and sent

than and then