Have you ever heard about the various terms for meals? There are a few common words that English speakers use only for meals. Sometimes, these words may cause confusion. People might use them confusingly. For instance, I have heard many people using the term ‘dinner’ for ‘supper.’ This is the reason that I am coming up with the case dinner vs. supper. I will discuss the differences between dinner and supper. I will also provide you a few example sentences using both of these words. Dinner … [Read more...]
Confusing Words in English
English has hundreds of confusing words in its vocabulary. Sometimes, even the native English speakers and writers get confused of some words. For instance, there are homophones that sound same but have different meanings. Writers often get confused of homophones. So, in order to make your writing error-free, you must be careful with word choice.
The following list of Confusing Words will help you in clearing up your minds. I have explained and compared many commonly confused words. I hope that after reading each post, you will never ever be confused with your word choices.
Sometimes, English may cause confusion because of so many confusing words in its vocabulary. You have to be very careful with word choice; one mistake can ruin your entire professional writing. There are hundreds of words that sound alike but have entirely different meanings. The words that are one-letter apart may cause a puzzle like situation among writers or speakers. Today’s case is diner vs. dinner. I will discuss the differences between these words and will use each of these words in … [Read more...]
Today’s post is really interesting; I am going to discuss about one of the major issues in English vocabulary. The issue is dieing vs. dying. English writers, especially the new English language learners, are facing trouble with the correct word choice. So, I will come up with the definitions and will provide you with a few example sentences to show the correct usage of these words. Dieing vs. Dying – What is the Difference, Definition & Meaning? Is it dieing or dying? When you … [Read more...]
Have you ever pinned between the two variants of English language i.e. American English and British English? I am sure, you would have confused between these variants once in your life. Today’s case is also about it. I am going to compare dialog vs. dialogue. Sounds good? Let us check out the difference between dialog and dialogue with definition and example sentences. Dialog vs. Dialogue – What is the Difference, Definition & Meaning? Is it dialog or dialogue? The first and … [Read more...]
Word choice may confuse many writers and speakers as well. Today, I am coming up with two such words that are related to medical field. Medical field is known to have a very difficult vocabulary. Apart from the medical specialists, every person may not be able to remember hundreds of difficult medical terms. So, today’s case is prognosis vs. diagnosis. I will define each of these words and use them in example sentences to show you their functions as well. Continue reading the post to get out … [Read more...]