I’ll post about a variety of topics—publishing; copyright matters; style manuals; grammar, etc. (And, of course, news about the publication of my book!)

For convenience, the following is an Index to posts about Word Usage. (The Index will be updated periodically.)

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advance or advanced?

advice or advise?

affect or effect?

anytime or any time?

buck naked or butt naked?

capital or capitol?

compliment or complement?

comprised of

continual or continuous?

desert or dessert?

discrete or discreet?

dreamed or dreamt?

drier or dryer?

emigrate or immigrate?

eminent or imminent?

ensure or insure?

evoke or invoke?

fictional or fictitious?

flyer or flier?

forward or foreword?

lead or led?

loan or borrow?

loose or lose?

mowed or mown?

past or passed?

premier or premiere?