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To & For - Commonly Confused Words In English



To & For - are used to show actions

To -is used to state movement or direction

  • Pleae give this book to Mary.
  • That girl is going to New York
  • I will give the money to my sister.
  • The girls bring food to the poor.
  • Please send the fax to me.

For - is used to state purpose or benefit

  • I am going to take my sister out for her birthday.
  • Do you have any money for me?
  • I have 3 beds that are for my dogs.
  • We are going to get a gift for my brother's wedding.
  • I don't have any extra money for ice cream today.


As & Because

As & When

Aloud & Allowed

All & Very

Above & Over

Ever & Forever

Across & Along

Advice & Advise

Afraid - Frighten - Scared

Affect & Effect

A Few & A Little

Alike & Similar

Alot & A lot

Already Finish Just Still

Although & Though

All & Whole

Always & All Ways

AM & PM

Another - Other - The Other

Ate & Eight

Ill & Sick

Few & Little

Back up & Backup

Because & So

Begin & Start

Believe - Count On - Depend &

Berry & Bury

Bring & Take

By & On

By & Through

Change & Charge

Cook & Cooker

Close & Closed

Cord & Chord

Despite & In sprite Of

Do & Make

Do & Make Quiz

Ever & Forever

Elder & Older

Discover& Figure Out

Fast Food & Junk Food

Flower & Flour

Following & Next & Preceding

For & To

Fun & Funny

Figure & Figure Out

Grey & Gray

Have To & Must - Confusing Words

Have & Has Chart

Heal & Heel

Hear & Here

Here & There

History & Story

Home & House

Hotel & Motel

Just Already Finish Still

Knew & New

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