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Confusing words – part 53

 

ADMINISTER / MINISTER

The economy has been badly by the present government.

I spent most of the morning to my sick husband.

The was drummed out of office when it was discovered that he had been taking bribes.

Tests will be to schoolchildren at seven and twelve years.

 

ALONE / LONELY

She says she feels very and depressed living in that big house.

She was when she heard the sad news.

It’s impossible to discuss as a committee. The chairman will decide.

Without her friends, it was a long and journey.

 

BEREAVED / BEREFT

Alone now and almost penniless, he was of hope.

Everyone who has been has to find his or her own way of coping.

After the last of their children had left home the couple felt utterly .

Rather, families would take comfort from the belief that their son or daughter died for a greater cause.

 

BRAID / BRAYED

He also looked on his donkey that at his approach.’

The captain of the ship wore a cap decorated with gold .

Chinese men were forced to their long hair into a queue or ‘pigtail’.

Bobby , his voice slightly breaking from alcohol so that he sounded like a teenage boy.

 

BY / UNTIL

You'll have to wait your next birthday for a new bike.

Can we finish this meeting 5 pm. I have to get to the station 5.30 pm.

I’ll be out of the office 17th May. I will reply to your email after that date.

I was up half eleven o’clock to get my homework finished.

They should have been here now.

 

CEILING / SEALING

Doubly these items separately keeps food fresher by in moisture better.

All surfaces including walls, windows, , floors and ceramics should be tested.

But the on prices does not necessarily mean a crash is inevitable.

There were always companies of ducks around when we were out but we would never take a gun in the boat with us.

 

CLICK / CLIQUE

There's a at work that never talks to anyone else.

As he talked about his schooldays, it suddenly where I had met him before.

Our golf club is run by a very unfriendly of people.

A website may have many different web pages for you to on and explore.

Camera phones away, trying to get a close-up shot of the president.

 

CONSCIENCE / CONSCIOUS

It wasn't a decision to lose weight. It just happened.

My would really bother me if I wore a fur coat.

The charity used photos of starving children in an attempt to jolt the public .

My tooth doesn't exactly hurt, but I'm of it all the time.

 

CRASS / CROSS

Leave the main road and the bridge, and keep going until you see a gate on the left-hand side.

He made comments about her worn-out clothes.

I'm just going to my fingers and hope it works.

If you think it's wrong, it out and write it again.

It is very often cheesy and , and is completely pretentious from start to finish!

 

DAZED / DAZZLED

He was often and drifted out of his senses while staring emptily into nothingness.

His early poetry was a cascade of images and language that and overpowered his readers.

The victim was so from his injuries he was unable to tell police what happened.

He stood more than twice her size, yet she showed no fear of him, nor did she seem by his beauty.

 
 
 
 

 

       


 

 

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