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Daily : Confusing Words

Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.

COLLEAGUE AND COLLEGE
COLLEAGUE => someone you work with

Examples:


We're entertaining some colleagues of Anthony’s tonight.

A new survey has revealed that one in three workers in the UK have considered leaving their jobs due to the irritating habits of their colleagues.

I know Emily Harris very well. She’s a colleague of mine.

My colleagues have many great ideas that I can use as well.



COLLEGE => an institution of higher learning

Examples:



Emma attended the College of Arts and Sciences at New York University.

What kind of job do you expect to get after three years at college?

King's College, Cambridge, was founded in 1441 by Henry VI and its Chapel is one of the most iconic buildings in the world.







 

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