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Words Often Confused — C

Pairs/sets of words often confused, beginning with the letter C:

calendar ~ calender

callous ~ callus

cannon ~ canon

can’t ~ cant

canvas ~ canvass

capital ~ Capitol

carat ~ caret

career ~ carrier

carton ~ cartoon

cast ~ caste

casual ~ causal

causality ~ casualty

cellar ~ seller

censor ~ censure

cent ~ sent

cereal ~ serial

ceremonial ~ ceremonious

chap ~ chop

charge ~ fee

cheap ~ cheep

check ~ cheque

childish ~ childlike

choose ~ chose

cloth ~ clothes

coarse ~ course

coherence ~ cohesion

collaborate ~ corroborate

collage ~ college

complacent ~ complaisant

complement ~ compliment

comportment ~ compartment

composer ~ compositor

comprehensible ~ comprehensive

comprise ~ consist

continual ~ continuous

compulsive ~ impulsive

cook ~ cooker

cool ~ cold

confer ~ confirm

confidant ~ confident

conscience ~ conscious

contagious ~ infectious

contemptible ~ contemptuous

contest ~ context

corespondent ~ correspondent

corporal ~ corporeal

cost ~ price

couch ~ coach

council ~ counsel

country ~ county

crane ~ crane

crave ~ carve

creak ~ creek

credible ~ creditable

critic ~ critique

cue ~ queue

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