Easily Confused Spelling words

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They're, their or there? Which is correct? Dispelling the fear of confusing spelling words.

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Easily Confused Spelling words

  1. 1. Commonly confuzzled words.
  2. 2.  Their, there and they’re  Their-remember this one is a pronoun referring to some group’s possession.
  3. 3.  Put the monkey’s bananas over there by the fly swatter.
  4. 4.  People who eat lots of seafood are often healthy, but they’re crabby!  They’re going to go crawl under a rock on the ocean floor now so that we don’t have to deal with their crabby attitudes.
  5. 5.  There their or they’re  1- Look up ___________! The sun is winking at me.  2-____________ city was crushed when Godzilla took her baby for a walk through town.  3-Don’t go to _____________party; it is going to be trouble!  4-We think __________ a bad influence on the neighborhood.  5- Do not swim in ____________; it is known to have sea monsters that eat you when you splash.
  6. 6.  Threw is an action verb in the past tense. It shows that some one did something to some one or something.  When Uncle Scooter threw his computer out the window, it was snared by a slightly sick seagull with super muscular wings.
  7. 7.  Through is a prepositional adverb that shows something passing from one side to another or one end of something to another.  Push the thread through the needle before you try to mend your holey socks!
  8. 8.  When King Kong burst ____________ the door, his bank account was charged for the damages.  The first baseman _________ the ball to home plate so the catcher could stop the incoming home run.  Watch out or you will go __________ emotional upheaval if you date him! He is bad news.  Going ____________ the tunnel, Thaddeus ____________ his trash out the car window.

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