Here’s the latest post in a series of troubling words known as homophones — words that sound the same to the ear but are different to the eye. And, to make it worse, they have different meanings. They are truly “confuzzling”!
If you haven’t been seeing these posts all along, you can find the others on my Web site; just click on Blog and Tuesday Tricksters. It’s always wise to know what other words your spell check will accept (because you spelled them correctly) that it shouldn’t (because you didn’t use them correctly)!