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    30 Super-Geeky Spelling And Grammar Questions

    Think you know your grammar? Think again.

    1. 1. Which of these is correct?

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      "Who's" is short for "who is" or "who has". The word "her's" doesn't exist.

    2. 2. Which of these is correct?

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      “Who” is a subjective pronoun (like "he," and "she"). whereas “whom” is an objective pronoun (like "him," and "her").

    3. 3. Which of these is correct?

    4. 4. Which of these is correct?

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      "That" is a restrictive pronoun, whereas "which" introduces a relative clause, allowing for non-essential qualifiers.

    5. 5. Which of these is correct?

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      "You're" means "you are". If you are anxious about something, you are dreading it, rather than looking forward to it.

    6. 6. Which of these is correct?

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      "Literally" means "exactly". It's unlikely that you know what every single person from you school is up to right now. "Affect" is usually a verb and "effect" is usually a noun. To affect something is to cause an effect.

    7. 7. Which of these is correct?

    8. 8. Which of these is correct?

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    9. 9. Which of these is correct?

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      "They're" means "they are". "Their" indicates possession. "There" indicates the existence of something.

    10. 10. Which of these is correct?

    11. 11. Which of these is correct?

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      "Because" refers to causation, whereas "since" refers to time. "Looses" comes from "loose", as in "loose-fitting clothing".

    12. 12. Which of these is correct?

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      "Farther" implies a distance you can measure. "Further" refers to abstract lengths.

    13. 13. Which of these is correct?

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      "Continual" means something that is always occurring, with lapses of time in between. "Continuous" means something that is on-going, without any gaps.

    14. 14. Which of these is correct?

    15. 15. Which of these is correct?

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      "Jealous" implies a fear of rivalry, whereas "envy" implies longing for something someone else has.

    16. 16. Which of these is correct?

    17. 17. Which of these is correct?

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      "Whether" expresses a decision involving two or more options. "If" implies that there are no alternatives. "Dye" refers to the process of colouring, whereas "die" means not living anymore.

    18. 18. Which of these is correct?

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      To compliment is to say nice things about something. To complement is to offset. A "dessert" is a sweet dish, whereas a "desert" is landscape of very dry land.

    19. 19. Which of these is correct?

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      "Fewer" refers to things you can quantify, whereas "less" refers to ambiguous amounts of something,

    20. 20. Which of these is correct?

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      "Laid" requires a direct subject and one or more objects. "Lay" does not require an object.

    21. 21. Which of these is correct?

    22. 22. Which of these is correct?

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      "Could of" isn't a thing. It's always "could have". "Principal" is the main thing, whereas "principle" is a belief.

    23. 23. Which of these is correct?

    24. 24. Which of these is correct?

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      If you're disinterested in something, you feel ambivalent towards it. If you're uninterested in something, you actively do not want to know about it.

    25. 25. Which of these is correct?

    26. 26. Which of these is correct?

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      "It's" means "it is". Taking wine involves moving wine away from the subject, whereas bringing wine involves moving wine towards the subject.

    27. 27. Which of these is correct?

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      You always refer to the other person first. In this case, "I" forms the object of the verb (along with Jonathan), so it is used.

    28. 28. Which of these is correct?

    29. 29. Which of these is correct?

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      "May" implies a possibility, whereas "might" implies uncertainty.

    30. 30. Which of these is correct?

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