While studying one word substitution I came across these two words, what I understood till now is like this: Emigrant: One who leaves his own country to reside to another. Immigrant: A person who ...
Most people would refer to computers as being electronic, whereas a flashlight would be described as electric. I know the general difference (electronic devices use transistors?), but what is it ...
What is the difference between raise and rise? When and how should I use each one?
When is it appropriate to use assure vs. ensure vs. insure?
How do I know when to use lay and when to use lie, and what are the different forms of each verb? I'm always getting them confused.