Q. What is an example of a commonly misused word?
What are some commonly misused words?
There are many commonly misused words in the English language. Editing and reviewing your writing can significantly lower the occurrence of misused words in your writing.
We recommend using the Oxford Reference Online database to verify correct word usage. The links below provide some examples of commonly misused words from that database.
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