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Question 11.Which of the following is FALSE about homonyms?
Question 22.Which of the following shows an incorrect use of a hyphen?
Question 33.Is the following correct: poorly-written paper? Why or why not?
Question 44.Which of the following is NOT a technique for improving your spelling?
Question 55.Homophones _____, while homographs _____.
Question 66.Which of the following is NOT a reason that correct spelling is important?
Question 77.Since there are several words that use similar sounds in the English language, what can help to distinguish them from one another?
Question 88.Which of the following words are homophones?
Question 99.The purpose of a hyphen in writing is to:
Question 1010.All of the following are reasons why it is important to know the rules for using a hyphen EXCEPT:
Question 1111.You are finished typing your paper and have run an initial spell check. What should you do next?
Question 1212.Which of the following is an example of homographs?
Question 1313.Your classmate, Bryn, says that the spell check feature in his word processing application finds all errors and corrects the spelling for you. Is Bryn correct? Why or why not?
Question 1414.Which of the following sentences is missing a hyphen?
Question 1515.Which of the following is NOT a common rule in spelling?
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