Grammar Bomb: AUGER vs AUGUR

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Grammar Bomb1724.006_Auger vs Augur

 

The good attitude of the team augurs their success.

The carpenter uses the auger to finish the homemade chair.

 

auger {noun} [THINK: tool for boring holes in wood]
augur {verb & noun} [THINK: foresee or predict]

 

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