Test Your Phrase Knowledge!

You may be familiar with these words used in common phrases, but when it comes to spelling them, you may be in dire straights (or is it straits?). Test your knowledge with our quiz!

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Anguished English: An Anthology of Accidental Assaults Upon Our Language - Lederer on Language: A Celebration of English, Good Grammar, and Wordplay
Richard Lederer

Richard Lederer is a writer, speaker, and teacher best known for his books on word play and the English language and is a regular contributor to the Farmers' Almanac. You can visit his web site at Verbivore.

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Frances Bohn

This is more of a spelling test. But it was fun.

Susan Higgins

Glad you enjoyed it Frances!

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