Commonly Misunderstood Words

Commonly Misunderstood Words

Commonly Misunderstood Words

Date posted: April 16, 2015

Sometimes words don’t mean what you think they mean.  The following infographic shows 12 commonly misunderstood words with their meanings.

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Any surprises?

Spelling can be tricky, too.  Here’s a Check Your Spelling test from Oxford Dictionaries.  Hint: There’s a list of common misspellings on the same page to consult for help.

To learn more about grammar, vocabulary and spelling, visit the Decoda Library catalogue for resources to borrow.

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