Category: Language

Do you still have trouble understanding the difference between prefixes and suffixes? Know that you are not the only one struggling with this problem. Therefore, we chose to dedicate one article to this issue. Not...
Your and you’re are two English words that some people find confusing and annoying. It’s a common writing error to mix up the two. Although both words sound the same, the difference between the two...
Many people who are newcomers to Spanish tend to confuse the words me and mi. This is highly understandable, as the spellings are very similar and both refer to the one who is speaking. To native speakers or long-time...
When we hear someone say he is sick or he is ill, we understand that he is unwell. However, did you know that the two words are not always interchangeable? In this article, we will...
Are you planning a trip to Barcelona and you think the Spanish you learned in high school may be enough to get you by and make you pass as a worldly traveler? Think again! Although...
Regardless of how information is presented, it will be either objective or subjective. Everyone, especially writers and journalists, would benefit from a strong grasp on the difference between the two. This article seeks to show...
These literary devices are similar as both make use of a word or a phrase to represent another. However, there are a few slight differences that make metonymy distinct from synecdoche. To help you better...
The English language has many words that have similar pronunciations but have different meanings and spellings. Two of these confusing words are “lite” and “light.” What is the difference between the two? The difference will...
Let’s say you work as a flight attendant. One day, you found a bag full of cash and personal belongings, which you selflessly returned to the rightful owner. The owner gave you something in return....
Did you know that even when you are not saying anything, you are still communicating? If you did not know this, this article is for you. Aside from verbal communication, there is also nonverbal communication....