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7th Grade - Usage Errors

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Recognize usage errors occurring within context (i.e., double negatives, troublesome word pairs: {to/to/two, their/there/they're, its/it's, sit/set, lie/lay, affect/effect, sit/set, lie/lay, may/can, leave/let, teach/learn, accept/except, capitol/capital, principle/principal, between/among, rise/raise, stationary/stationery}). SPI 0701.1.9


Links verified on 5/22/2014


  1. Problem verbs review - sit/set/lie/lay/rise/raise - Practice with these games to get a clear meaning of each of these troublesome verbs. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  2. To Lie/To Lay - To Sit/To Set - Select one answer from the choices provided after each sentence. The word you choose should fit the blank in the sentence This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  3. Confusing Verbs - Lay / Lie - Read the sentence, and then choose the answer, and get your score instantly! This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  4. Double Negatives - a twenty-question quiz This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  5. Easily Confused Words - This section will help you review and strengthen your knowledge of easily confused words. The 30 exercises are grouped into beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. Determine your level of knowledge and then select an exercise from the lists. This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  6. Its/It's and There/Their/They're - Select one answer from the choices provided after each sentence. The word you choose should fit the blank in the sentence. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  7. To / Two / Too - Learn the difference between the homophones to, two, and too. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  8. Sit or Set Quiz - Complete the sentences using the proper form of "sit" or "set." This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  9. Special Quiz on Except/Accept and Affect/Effect - Select one answer from the choices provided after each sentence. The word you choose should fit the blank in the sentence. This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  10. Past Tenses of Sit/Set and Lay/Lie - What is the correct verb form in each sentence? [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.] This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  11. Raise or Rise? - Make a choice by clicking on the radio button, then compare it with the correct answer hidden under the answer button. This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  12. Confusing Verbs: Raise / Rise This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  13. The Notorious Confusables - Quiz 1 | Quiz 2 | Quiz 3 | Quiz 4 | Quiz 5 This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding

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