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Effecting Misuse Can Affect the Effectiveness of Your Writing: Sound-Alikes

Similar-sounding words can have very different meanings. Sound-alike words have tripped up many a scribe. Because you may be spelling the word correctly but misusing it for the context, spell-check is of no help. Watch out! Incorrect usage will reflect badly on your legal writing and distract the reader from your message.

Originally published November 24, 2014
Last updated April 25, 2018
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