Accept or except? Affect or effect? Spelling words that sound similar.

Accept or except? Affect or effect? Spelling words that sound similar.

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by Liz Walter A reader of one of my recent posts asked for an explanation of the difference between aught and ought. Aught is a very old-fashioned word, found mainly in old literature or poetry. Strangely, it can mean ‘anything’ or ‘nothing’, depending on the context. Ought is both a less common spelling of aught and … Continue reading Accept or except? Affect or effect? Spelling words that sound similar.

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