Confusing Words In English | Ginger’s Spelling Book
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Accent

Definition:

distinctive manner of oral expression

Examples:

He couldn't cover his rural accent.

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Ascent

Definition:

A movement upward

Examples:

They cheered the ascent of the hot-air balloon.

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Assent

Definition:

agreement with a statement or proposal to do something

Examples:

He gave his assent eagerly.

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