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Word Choice: Assure, Ensure and Insure

One of our customers emailed us asking if we could explain the commonly confused words ‘assure’, ‘ensure’ and ‘insure’. Herein, we explain their different meanings ...

8 July 2016 | 0 comments

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08/07/16

Spelling Tip: When to Drop the Letter ‘e’

One of the most common spelling mistakes concerns the letter ‘e’. When a word ends with an ‘e’, we sometimes drop it when adding a suffix (e.g. ‘-ing’). This arti...

8 July 2016 | 0 comments

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08/07/16

Word Choice: Accept vs. Except

‘Accept’ and ‘except’ confuse even native English speakers. They are pronounced similarly, but their meanings are very different. In a nutshell: ‘To accept’ usually...

2 August 2016 | 0 comments

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02/08/16

Word Choice: Bare vs. Bear

Do the words ‘bare’ and ‘bear’ cause you problems? Bear with me a moment and I’ll explain! ‘Bare’ and ‘bear’ are homonyms. That means they are pro...

8 July 2016 | 0 comments

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08/07/16

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