Here is an interesting pair of words that often are incorrectly used.
What part of speech is each word?
Define “crucifix” and “cross” and be sure to identify the difference in meaning between the two words. Be sure that your definitions are related to each other.
Create sentences using “crucifix” and “cross” correctly.
The word for today is “ameliorate.”
What part of speech is “ameliorate”?
What other parts of speech can be made from “ameliorate”?
What is the connection of the word “meliorate” relative to “ameliorate“?
How many syllables are there in “ameliorate”?
Define “ameliorate” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.