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Quiz: can you tell apart these confusing words?

There are dozens and dozens of pairs of words in English that are easy to mix up. Test your skills with our confusing words quiz.

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Quiz: affect or effect?

Can you tell the difference between these two tricky words? Take this quiz to find out if you’re an ace when it comes to telling ‘affect’ and ‘effect’ apart.

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QUOTE OF THE WEEK

"Good words do not last long unless they amount to something."

Chief Joseph (1840-1904)