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Vocabulary Corner

As a writer vocabulary isĀ  important. You needĀ  to have a grasp on words, their meanings and how to use them to convey the message you want. Today words on vocabulary corner sound the same but have different meanings. They are COMPLIMENT and COMPLEMENT.

A Compliment is an expression of praise or admiration. For example: Susan your hair looks beautiful today.

Complement on the other hand means a thing that completes another. It enhances it or improves it. For example: The red jacket complements her dress.

Good luck and happy writing.

Vocabulary Corner

Often Confused Words

Today we will look at two more words that are often confused they are CANVAS and CANVASS

CANVAS Means: a strong, coarse unbleached cloth made from hemp, flax, cotton, or a similar yarn, used to make items such as sails and tents and as a surface for oil painting.

CANVASS Means: the act of process of soliciting votes.

I hope you now have a better understanding of these two words!