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Words We Confuse That Spellcheckers Miss: Parts Q & R

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Homophones are words that sound alike, but are different in spelling and meaning. There are scores of them in English …

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Words We Confuse that Spellcheckers Miss, Part P2

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We continue our journey alphabetically through the most worrisome homophones.

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Words We Confuse That Spellcheckers Miss, Part P1

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We continue our ongoing series of posts about words that sound the same but are spelled differently and have different definitions: homophones. These words are frequent problems for writers since spellcheckers can’t catch them. This post addresses the long list of troublesome homophones that start with the letter P.

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Words We Confuse That Spellcheckers Miss, Parts N and O

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Homophones cause all kinds of problems for spellers. They are words that sound alike, but are spelled differently. I’m covering all the most common ones a post at a time. Today’s is all about the homophones starting with N or O.

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