April 28, 2011

Similar Words & Phrases

In learning English, we often have difficulty using or determining the correct words or phrases. It is easy to confuse words that have similar meanings, similar spellings, or similar sounds. However, these words CANNOT be interchanged.

Here, you will learn similar words or phrases in the English language that you should anticipate, especially when you want to take the TOEFL or TOEIC tests.
AcceptAccedeExceptExpect
AdviseAdviceAdvisoryAdvisable
AffectEffectAffectionEffective
BesideBesidesBetweenAmong
BorrowLendLoanLease
BringTakeCarryFetch
ClothClothesClothingClothe
ComeGoLeaveLeave for
ContinuousContinualContinouslyContinually
DevelopExpandElaborateEnhance
EqualSameSimilarMatch
FairlyEnoughVeryToo
GroundSoilEarthFloor
GrowGrow upImproveIncrease
LayLieSleepAsleep
LoseLooseLostLoss
MoneyCashCurrencyFund
ObtainEarnWin Achieve
PassPastPath Passage
PersonnelPersonalPersonally Personality
PrettyBeautifulHandsomeGood-looking
RaiseRiseElevateAscend
RememberRemindRecollectMemory
SayTellSpeakTalk
TravelCommuteGoJourney
WearUseBe Used toUsed to

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