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Easily Confused Words: Cedilla vs. Scintilla

Cedilla and scintilla are easily confused words.

The spell-check application of most word processing software programs would not catch a slip-up of these two words. Spell-check is looking for words that aren’t in its dictionary, and words that resemble words in its dictionary, but are possibly spelled wrong. 245 more words

Easily Confused Words

Mystery Spanish Vocabulary

Welcome to my first blog post to help you increase your Spanish vocabulary! If you’re an ESL learner, you can also benefit from learning these words.  122 more words

Teaching

Easily Confused Words: Conniption vs. Contraption

Conniption and contraption are easily confused words.

The spell-check application of most word processing software programs would not catch a slip-up of these two words. Spell-check is looking for words that aren’t in its dictionary, and words that resemble words in its dictionary, but are possibly spelled wrong. 269 more words

Easily Confused Words

My First Temple Stay

 I felt supremely grateful for the timing of the Chuseok holiday.

Between classroom difficulties (one student accused of cheating during a game yelled at my co-teacher and his classmates), lesson difficulties (A lesson bombed due to insufficient English speaking and excessive ease), and other serious interpersonal student problems beyond the scope of my class, I had a very difficult week. 1,666 more words

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