Commonly Confused Words Power Point

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Commonly confused English words for teaching 7th and 8th grade. Word--Definition--Sentence

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Commonly Confused Words Power Point

  1. 1. Commonly Confused Words Review for Test
  2. 2. Directions: <ul><li>You will be assigned a partner . </li></ul><ul><li>On one sheet of binder paper write both </li></ul><ul><li>of your names , period , and date . </li></ul><ul><li>Partners will be assigned a set of CCW. </li></ul><ul><li>Write the CCW as your assignment title . </li></ul>
  3. 3. Writing Sentences: <ul><li>Use your CCW notes to review definitions and sentence examples . </li></ul><ul><li>Be imaginative and creative . (your sentence should be very different from the example) </li></ul><ul><li>Underline the CCW in each sentence. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Presenting Sentences: <ul><li>Be prepared before presenting . (decide equally who will read each sentence) </li></ul><ul><li>Read each sentence & pick a volunteer to answer the correct CCW used in the sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>If you have all right , a lot , & like read the definition and your sentence. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Helpful Hints for Writing & Presenting <ul><li>When presenting, say “ BLANK ” for the CCW in the sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>If your CCW is used with an “s” </li></ul><ul><li>ending, say “ BLANKS .” (“ed” ending say “ BLANKED ”) </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge yourself : Use all CCW to write a “short story” ( 1 paragraph= 5-6 sentences ) </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>accept, except </li></ul><ul><li>advice, advise </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>affect, effect </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>all ready, already </li></ul><ul><li>Alright, all right </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>bring, take </li></ul><ul><li>can, may </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>a lot, alot </li></ul><ul><li>borrow, lend </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>capital, capitol, the Capitol </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>desert, dessert </li></ul><ul><li>fewer, less </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>good, well </li></ul><ul><li>its, it’s </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>lay, lie </li></ul><ul><li>lead, led </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>learn, teach </li></ul><ul><li>leave, let </li></ul><ul><li>like </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>lose, loose </li></ul><ul><li>passed, past </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>peace, piece </li></ul><ul><li>principal, principle </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>raise, rise </li></ul><ul><li>set, sit </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>stationary, stationery </li></ul><ul><li>than, then </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>their, there, they’re </li></ul><ul><li>to, too, two </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>whose, who’s </li></ul><ul><li>your, you’re </li></ul>

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