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...]
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.
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...]
There are hundreds of confusing words in English vocabulary. No matter how experienced a writer is, a time will come in his/her life when he/she gets confused in word choice. Today’s words are interesting to discuss. I come across with many people who made embarrassing mistake with these two words. The case is device vs. devise. In this article, I will define each of these words and use them in example sentences. I hope that after reading the whole post, you will never ever get confused … [Read more...]
The prepositions Despite and in-spite vary in the syntax as well as in the meaning. It depends upon the context in which both the prepositions are to be used. The question arises in ones mind that is both the words interchangeable? The answer is yes! If one is intending to write a brief explanation, use of despite will be more feasible. If the writer has to give elaborated details, use of In-spite will be more accurate. Give a read to following discussion in order to know the elaborate … [Read more...]