Frequently Mixed-Up Words

Seam/Seem

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Raise/Rise

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Confidant/Confident

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Assure/Ensure/Insure

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Complacent/Complaisant

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Definite/Definitive

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Council/Counsel

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Continual/Continuous

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Complement/Compliment

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Capital/Capitol

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