Commonly Confused Words Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jul 21, 2015

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Question (A) or (B) % Correct
Is this room hotter (A) 'than' or (B) 'then' a sauna????
93.4%
He does nothing (A) 'accept' or (B) 'except' complain????
92.6%
Do the appetizers (A) 'precede' or (B) 'proceed' the main course????
92.1%
Is the person in charge of a school the (A) 'principal' or (B) the 'principle'????
91.2%
Did the speaker (A) 'loose' or (B) 'lose' his train of thought????
90.5%
The car won't start because (A) 'its' battery, or (B) 'it's' battery, is dead????
87.5%
Does the harassing manager (A) 'prosecute' or (B) 'persecute' the minority employees????
85.4%
Does the weather (A) 'effect' or (B) 'affect' your mood????
84.9%
Does the average American family have (A) 'less' than two kids or (B) 'fewer' than two kids????
83.3%
To provide more details, should you (A) 'flush out' or (B) 'flesh out' your plan????
82.3%
Question (A) or (B) % Correct
Is danger (A) 'imminent' or (B) 'eminent'????
80%
If you treat convention with disdain, are you (A) 'flouting' or (B) 'flaunting' the rules????
79.9%
If you're getting shot at by antiaircraft guns, or receiving unfriendly criticism, are you taking (A) 'flak' or (B) 'flack'????
79.8%
Do your shoes (A) 'compliment' or (B) 'complement'
your outfit?
???
75.7%
Do you buy your writing paper in a store that sells (A) 'stationary' or (B) 'stationery'????
70.8%
When you're attentively studying, are you (A) 'poring' over or (B) 'pouring' over
the materials?
???
69.6%
Does the process involve a number of (A) 'discrete' or (B) 'discreet' steps????
64.2%
Is an overly-elaborate plan best described as (A) 'torturous' or (B) 'tortuous'????
62.4%
If your ship fills with water and sinks, does it (A) 'flounder' or (B) 'founder'????
48.3%
If you receive an appropriate punishment, did you get your (A) 'just deserts' or (B) 'just desserts'????
30.1%

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