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Easily Confused Words: Synonym vs. Cinnamon

Synonym and Cinnamon 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. 203 more words

Easily Confused Words

Paronomasias and other Pun Things

There are two types of people in this world: the kind that appreciate and laugh at play-on-word jokes, and the kind who stare flatly and groan a little when they hear one. 1,003 more words

How Google Might Make Better Synonym Substitutions Using Knowledge Base Categories

Leigh Miller – Yankee Stadium, francis_leigh, Some rights reserved

A couple of months ago, I wrote about a Google patent that involved rewriting queries, titled Investigating Google RankBrain and Query Term Substitutions. 11 more words

Word Hippo

Word Hippo is a super website you can recommend to students who are looking to expand their vocabulary. Enter any word and get synonym or antonym for it. 40 more words

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Syn.: Baffling

/āˈlidərət/ (n)
One possessing reading skills
They choose not to use

Poetry

Quote - Stephen King.

Alone. Yes, that’s the key word, the most awful word in the English tongue. Murder doesn’t hold a candle to it and hell is only a poor synonym.

Rambles

Muri or mura! You've hit a wall in the plural for "wall"

The noun il muro has two correct plurals: i muri and le mura. This is an example of plurale doppio, i.e. double-plural.

They are used in two different contexts.The feminine version of the noun is used the most often, and refers to “walls” in the sense of the entity that is around/supporting something. 75 more words

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