The Latin abbreviation i.e. stands for id est and translates to “that is” in English.
i.e. is an abbreviation for id est and translates to “in other words,” or “in essence.” E.g. stands for exampli gratia and means "for the sake of example.
Ensure and insure each describes the act of making sure something will happen. Ensure is typically the most appropriate word to use. Learn why.
While its and it’s are pronounced the same, the difference is that one word uses an apostrophe to infer the contraction of “it has” or “it is.”
While the words psychopath and sociopath are different, each term is connected to the diagnosis of antisocial personality disorder (ASPD).
Learn the difference between "some day" and "someday," and see examples of how to use them in a sentence.
Learn the difference between subjective and objective, which are opposite philosophical terms. Take a quiz to test your understanding.
Then is used to describe an event or subject in relation to time. Than is often used as a preposition to compare and contrast two subjects in the same sentence.