randi (randi2204) wrote in fandom_grammar,
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Commonly confused words: alter vs. altar

Hello, and welcome back to [community profile] fandom_grammar!  We’re in our new digs on Dreamwidth—mind the fresh paint!—and ready to answer your grammar questions.  Today we’ll ease back in to a regular posting schedule, starting off with a couple of commonly confused words that have similar spellings but very different meanings.  Let’s take a look at alter and altar, with some help from the Avengers.

How can we alter that altar?
Tags: author:randi2204, errors:common errors, word choice:correct use, word choice:homophones, words:definition
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