Frequently Confused Words

Set # 4

For the intermediate students like fsc fa ics dae there are many courses online which guide the students about their subjects i.e. english mathematics physics. In pakistan on local shops, kips notes are very famous due to its proper method of writing and good arrangements of questions answers. First year english papers have the pairs of words of tenth marks that are the compulsory part of the past solved papers. Below is given 30 most common and repeated on every year pair of words for the students so that they get good marks in exams.

WORDSSENTENCES
 Cool
Cold
 A cool breeze is blowing outside.
We will have cold drinks first.
 Diary
Dairy
 I regularly keep my diary.
We get butter from the dairy farm.
 Dear
Deer
 She wrote a letter to her dear mother.
The deer runs very fast.
 Descent
Decent
 Be careful as the descent is very steep.
We like her for her decent manners.
 Deceased
Diseased
 The deceased has left behind him three children.
Get rid of this diseased dog.
 Desert
Dessert
 The Gobi Desert is difficult to Cross.
For dessert there was ice-cream.
 Discover
Invent
 Columbus discovered America.
Marconi invented the radio.
 Die
Dye
 He died of heart attack.
My brother dyes his hair.
 Device
Devise
 Computer is a useful device.
He devised a good plan to get his aim.
 Dew
Due
 Dew drops shine like pearls.
We are due in Lahore at 11 a.m.
 Dose
Doze
 Take one dose of this medicine daily.
He often dozes in the class.
 Dam
Damn
 New dams should be built in Pakistan.
I damn care you.
 Dual
Duel
 This machine can perform dual function.
The old rivals agreed to fight a duel.
 Drown
Sink
 Yesterday two children were drowned in the river.
A ship sank in the sea last year.
 Destination
Destiny
 I reached my destination at 4 p.m.
Hard work can change your destiny.
 Eligible
Illegible
 You are not eligible for this post.
His handwriting is illegible.
 Eminent
Imminent
 Allama Iqbal is an eminent poet.
There is an imminent danger for war.
 Envelope
Envelop
 Please put the letter in the envelope.
Please envelope the letter.
 Elder
Older
 My elder brother is a doctor.
Each day we grow older.
 Famous
Notorious
Ghalib is a famous poet.
He is a notorious thief.
 Fare
Fair
Fair
 The bus fares have increased a lot.
I like fair dealing.
I went to a fun fair last week.
 Further
Farther
He could not show any further improvement.
The hospital is farther down the hill.
 Feet
Feat
 His feet are bare.
The monkey performed many feats.
 Floor
Flour
 I live on the ground floor.
My uncle has a flour mill.
 Farmer
Former
 Farmers are busy in their fields.
Yesterday, I met the former President.
 Former
Latter
 Asim and Asif are brothers. The former is a singer.
Ahmad and Omar are good friends. The latter is a doctor.
 Foul
Fowl
 Good players do not play foul.
He has many beautiful fowls in the cage.
 Fetch
Bring
 He fetched me a glass of water.
He has brought my brother’s letter.
 Float
Swim
 Plastic floats on water.
He can swim for hours.
 Gait
Gate
 Her gait is very graceful.
This is the main gate of our college.
 Gamble
Gambol
 He gambled heavily on horses.
His children gambolled around him.
 Goal
Gaol
 Our team won by two goals.
He has come out of the gaol.
 Graceful
Gracious
 She looked graceful in her new dress.
Allah is Gracious and Merciful.
 Great
Grate
 Quaid-e-Azam was a great leader.
Fire is burning in the grate.
 Guilt
Gilt
 He confessed his guilt.
She bought a gilt mirror.
 Hail
Hale
 It hailed in Lahore yesterday.
Thank God, now I am hale and hearty.
 Heal
Heel
 This wound will heal in a week.
His heel was injured.
 Hair
Hare
Get your hair cut.
The hare and the tortoise were friends.
 Heir
Air
 His property went to his heirs.
Fresh air is blowing.
 Hear
Listen
 The old man cannot hear.
Listen to the teacher carefully.
 Herd
Heard
 I saw a herd of cattle in the field.
I have just heard this good news.
 Hew
Hue
 The woodcutter was hewing down the tree.
We saw birds of different hues in the ZOO.
 Historical
Historic
 The Khyber Pass is a historical place.
The Battle of Badr is a historic event.
 Hoard
Horde
 Prices go up because of hoarding.
There are hordes of spectators in the stadium.
 Hole
Whole
 There is a hole in the pipe.
The whole class attended the function.
 Honorary
Honourable
 After retirement, he is serving as an honorary Magistrate.
The honourable chief guest has arrived.
 Human
Humane
 We are all human beings.
Our teacher is very noble and humane.
 Hung
Hanged
 He hung his shirt on the hanger.
He was hanged for killing his friend.
 House
Home
 He lives in an old house.
East or west, home is the best.
 Ice
Snow
 My hands are as cold as ice.
It snows in Murree in December.

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