Frequently Mixed-Up Words

Brake/Break

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Stationary/Stationery

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Bough/Bow

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Born/Borne

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Berth/Birth

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Shear/Sheer

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Bated/Baited

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Balmy/Barmy

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Regretful/Regrettable

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Awaken/Awoken

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