Thursday, February 19, 2015

Grammar for the Year of the Ram/Sheep/Goat/Chupacabra

There's some debate about whether this is the year of the ram or the sheep or the whatever. Our local grocery store is selling stuffed llamas, which I think is a pretty liberal interpretation.

Anyway, here's another set of words that share a spelling but have different pronunciations.

Diagnoses: plural form of the noun "diagnosis."

Diagnoses: conjugated form of the verb "to diagnose."

He diagnoses diagnoses for a living.

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