Important Pairs of Words
Accept- I accept your proposal. Except-All were present except Ali.
Access-I have no access to him. Excess-Excess of every thing is bad.
Advice- He gave me a piece of advice. Advise-I advise you to work hard.
Altar- A goat was brought to the altar. Alter- I cannot alter my decision
Angel- I saw an angel last night. Angle- A triangle has three angles.
Bale- He bought two bales of cotton. Bail-He was released on bail.
Bare- He went out bare footed. Bear- I saw a bear in the forest.
Berth- The berth of the car is comfortable. Birth- What is your date of birth?
Break- Do not break this cup. Brake- The brake of my car is out of work.
Cattle- The cattle are grazing in the field. Kettle- Please put the kettle on the fire.
Cell- He was thrown in a cell. Sell- He sells books.
Course- our English course is difficult. Coarse- Do not wear coarse clothes.
Dear- He is dear to me. Deer- I saw a deer in the zoo.
Diary- Where is your diary book? Dairy- He is the owner of a dairy farm.
Dew- Dew drops look like pearls. Due- I cannot come to school due to fever.
Die- He died of fever. Dye- Please dye my coat.
Dose- Give me a dose of medicine. Doze- He was dozing in the class.
Dual- This is a dual plastic sheet. Duel-They fought a duel.
Fare- What is railway fare from here to Lahore? Fair- He went to a fair.
Feet- I have two feet. Feat- We saw many feats in the fair.
Flour- He is the owner of a flour mill. Floor- Do not spite on the floor.
Idol- He is idol worshipper. Idle- He is idle and lazy.
Later- I will come later. Letter- He writes a letter.
Lion- I saw a lion. Loin- He has a thin loin.
Liar- He is a liar boy. Lawyer- My father is a lawyer.
Male- We have no male member. Mail- Please send him this letter by mail.
Marry- She married a doctor. Merry- They are making merry.
Meat- We eat meat. Meet- I will meet you soon.
Piece- Give me a piece of meat. Peace- We should live with peace.
Pray- We should pray to God. Prey- The hawk is a bird of prey.
Pore- There are many pores in our body. Pour- Pour some water in this jug.
Principal- our principal is an honest man. Principle- He is a man of principles.
Profit- Profit and lose go side by side. Prophet- Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) is our prophet.
Quiet- Please keep quiet. Quite- I am quite well.
Rain- It is raining. Reign- Reign of Akbar was good.
Right- Tick the right answers. Write- He writes a letter.
Root- This tree has long roots. Route- This is a short route to the school.
Sail- The ship sails in the sea. Sale- This house is for sale.
Story- It is an interesting story. Storey- This building has one storey.
Tale- This is an Interesting tale. Tail- Dog has a long tail.
Teem- This forest teems with birds. Team- Our team won the match.
Waste- Do not waste your time. Waist- He has a thin waist.
Way- This is a short way to the school. Weigh- He weighs 500 pounds.
Weak- He is very weak and thin. Week- I will come next week.
Absent from, Access to, Act upon, Accused of, Addicted to, Agree with, Afraid of, Angry with, Answer to, Apply for, Approve of, Ashamed of, Assure of, Attend to, Avail of, Aware of, Back up, Bark at, Bear with, Belong to, blind of, beware of, Break up, Care of, Close to, Comply with, Confident of, Consist of, Dear to, Deliver to, Die of, from, Dream of, Due to, Excess of, Equal to, Famous for, Fond of, Full of, Hope of, Ignorant of, Inferior to, Inform of, Invite to, Lame of, Kind to, Made of, Pity for, Pray to, Prefer to, Proud of, Refer to, Relate to, Stand by, Trust in, Victory over, Warn of, Wonder at, Zeal of,