Posted by: catindiaonline | October 25, 2008

CAT Verbal: Words Confused and Misused # 1

Commonly confused and misused – ‘A’ Words


In this section we will discuss some pairs or groups of words that are similar enough to be confused with one another. Learn exactly what each word means, how to spell it and use it exactly.

Accesary V/S Accessory


Accessary: A helper in any act, especially in a crime.

Accessory: Additional products, Spares.Say, Fashion Accessories.

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Accept V/S Except


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Accept is a verb that means to receive willingly.

Except is a preposition that means “but” or “with the exception of.”
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Usage: vishal, please accept our invitation to attend the marriage.Everyone from our group, except you, are already confirm.
means to insist VIshal to get agree to attend the marriage as everyone other than him is already accepted the invitation.

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