Confusing Words and Homonyms

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Many words in English sound or look alike, causing confusion and not a few headaches. This section lists some of these words, and other troublemakers.


BACKWARD, BACKWARDS


BACTERIA


BAIL, BALE


BAITED BREATH, BATED BREATH


BALL, BAWL


BARBECUE


BARE, BEAR


BASED OFF (OF)


BASICALLY


BEACH, BEECH


BEAT, BEET


BECAUSE, SINCE


BEG THE QUESTION


BELL, BELLE


BEMUSE, AMUSE


BENIGHTED


BERTH, BIRTH


BESIDE, BESIDES


BETTER, BETTOR


BIANNUAL, BIENNIAL, SEMIANNUAL


BITE, BYTE


BLOC, BLOCK


BLOG, POST


BOAR, BOOR, BORE


BOARD, BORED


BOLDER, BOULDER


BORN, BORNE


BRAKE, BREAK


BRIDAL, BRIDLE


BRING, TAKE


BROACH, BROOCH


BURGLARY, ROBBERY


BYTE


Confusing Words and Homonyms

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