Results for - The English language is full of similar sounding words that have different meanings and different spellings. Which of these do you misuse, misspell or just mix up ?

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English usage is an issue for some of us. Whether it is our native tongue or a second language, we can all strive to improve our vocabulary.

The English language is full of similar sounding words that have different meanings and different spellings. Which of these do you misuse, misspell or just mix up ?

1. The English language is full of similar sounding words that have different meanings and different spellings. Which of these do you misuse, misspell or just mix up ?

accept, except
12%
229 votes
affect, effect
22%
412 votes
allusion, illusion
8%
149 votes
capital, capitol
15%
290 votes
complement, compliment
13%
237 votes
emigrate, immigrate
8%
150 votes
lay, lie
14%
267 votes
principal, principle
11%
207 votes
than, then
9%
170 votes
their, there, they're
10%
184 votes
to, too, two
10%
191 votes
your, you're
8%
144 votes
all of the above
7%
134 votes
none of the above
39%
744 votes
02/04/2016 Living 1885 36 By: jksurvey8

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