There are many words in English between which it is very difficult to differentiate.
Here are 10 pairs to improve your proficiency.
RISE- RAISE / EMELKEDIK- EMEL
Smoke is rising from the chimney.
She raised the gun and fired.
LOSE- LOOSE / ELVESZÍT- LAZA, BŐ
She is always losing her keys.
She usually wears her hair loose.
PERSONAL- PERSONNEL / SZEMÉLYES- SZEMÉLYZET
He has run his personal best.
She belongs to the personnel.
EXPECT- EXCEPT / VÁR, ELVÁR- KIVÉVE
Don’t expect sympathy from me.
We work every day except Sunday.
ADAPT- ADOPT / ALKALMAZKODNI- ÖRÖKBE FOGAD
We have to adapt quickly to the new system.
She was forced to have her baby adopted.
AISLE- ISLE / FOLYOSÓ- SZIGET
He is sitting next to the aisle.
We spent a week on the British Isles.
PRINCIPAL- PRINCIPLE / IGAZGATÓ- ELV
The principal of the university did not attend the celebration.
I refuse to lie about it, it is against my principles.
EFFECT- AFFECT / HATÁS- BEFOLYÁSOL
There are many beneficial effects of exercising.
How will these changes affect us?
COMPLEMENT- COMPLIMENT / KIEGÉSZÍT- BÓK
The team needs players who complement each other.
She complimented him on his excellent German.
STORY- STOREY / TÖRTÉNET- EMELET
He read the children a bedtime story.
The office block is five storeys high.