Login
Copyright

Commonly Confused Words in English

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which sentence uses the word 'accept' correctly?

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 55,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Free 5-day trial
It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. Which of the following is NOT a nonword?

2. Which sentence correctly uses to, too, or two?

Start your free trial to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you identify English words that are commonly mixed up. Some of the word groups and pairs you'll be assessed on include to, too and two; and accept and except.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on your ability to identify:

  • The correct use of the word 'accept'
  • Nonwords
  • The correct use of to, too and two
  • The correct use of their, there and they're
  • The correct use of your, yore and you're

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about commonly misused words in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding frequently confused words
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the correct usage of these words

Additional Learning

To learn more about commonly misused words, review the accompanying lesson on English Words That Are Frequently Confused. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn about confusing pairs of words
  • Learn about confusing groups of words
  • Understand common nonwords
Support