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Confusing verbs
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    There are many verbs that sound similar and it’s easy to get confused between them. Here is a list of some of the most common confusing verb pairs, their meanings and examples of h


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  • Why did you take those suits ? They are not designed for __________ in hot climates. (wear/ carry)
    wearing

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  • "Give something to someone for a short time, expecting that you will get it back". What verb is it?
    Lend

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  • Please keep _____________ the best solution for this problem, don’t annoy me anymore! (find/ look for)
    looking for

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  • If you go shopping, remember to ___ your credit card with you.
    take

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  • We look at something for a period of time, especially something that is changing or moving. what verb is it?
    watch

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  • My bank account _______ 2% interest per month. (win/ earn)
    earns

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  • Tell the difference between look and look like
    Look: turn our eyes in a particular direction to see something Look like: similar to sb or sth

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  • They asked if I was looking for work and I _______ yes. (say/ tell)
    said

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  • I _______ all my money on the stock market. (miss/ lose)
    lost

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  • We should go over our math notes before the test. Can we ______ up next Wednesday to study?
    meet

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  • ‘stay in the same place or not do something until something else happens’. What verb is it?
    Wait

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  • If you go for a walk by the river, you can ________ the beautiful scenery.
    look at

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  • Tell the different between bring and take
    Bring: the movement toward sb or sth Take: the movement away sb or sth

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  • We ________ that the guest house would have much better rooms. (hope/ expect)
    expected

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  • They ________ as though they had seen a ghost. (look/ look like)
    looked

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  • I will _____ a nap if I'm tired.(do/ take)
    take

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