Here are some words that are easily confused. Be very specific when answering the questions.
What part of speech is “lose”?
What part of speech is “loose”?
What part of speech is “loser”?
What part of speech is “looser”?
Define the words “lose”, “loose”, “loser” and “looser”.
Be sure you are able to pronounce each correctly.
Create sentences using each of the four words correctly.
A GOOD CHALLENGE
Identify the author of the following piece of philosophy.
“He only earns his freedom and existence who daily conquers them anew.”
The word for today is “luminary”.
What part of speech is “luminary”?
What is the etymology of “luminary”?
If “etymology” is unfamiliar, you have another word to look up.
Define “luminary” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.