Grammar Bomb: HOLE vs WHOLE


Grammar Bomb40.009_Hole vs Whole


“Do you need the whole board

to have holes for the screws?”


hole {noun & verb} [THINK: a hollow place in a solid body or surface]
whole {adj & noun} [THINK: all of; entire]



Grammar Bomb: ALOUD vs ALLOWED


Grammar Bomb40.008_Aloud vs Allowed


“She finally read aloud,

“You are not allowed to eat

ice cream before dinner.””


aloud {adv} [THINK: audibly; not silently or in a whisper]
allowed {verb} [THINK: admit as legal or acceptable]