can (verb) to know how to to be able to
I think that I can climb that fence with little effort. may (verb) to be allowed to May I help you with those heavy bundles?
cent: (noun) one penny 1/100 of a dollar
Lou found one cent under the couch. scent: (noun) a smell odor (verb) to smell to perceive with the nose
Do you smell the scent of raccoon? (noun)
I scent a raccoon around here. (verb)
cite: (verb) to quote
A respected attorney will often cite several cases in her argument. site: (noun) piece of land; location
Our favorite restaurant chain plans to build a new establishment on
continual: (adjective) happening over and over again
The continual good behavior of the class members earned them free
time each Friday. continuous: (adjective) happening without interruption
The continuous noise of the hammers and saws disturbed the workshop
doesnít: (contraction for does + not) does not
Steven doesnít think that we will need three umbrellas for the
beach today. donít: (contraction for do + not; considered substandard usage) do not
or does not
We donít know what the future will bring.
Court switches are team exchanges of playing courts which occur at
specified times during a game:
15 point games, when the total number of points is a multiple of five.
11 point games, when the total number of points is a multiple of four.
7 point games, when the total number of points is a multiple of two.