More commonly confused words (because I can’t come up with anything better)!
Sight – vision; The sight of clowns makes her tremble with fear.
Site – location or position; The sign marks the site of an historic battle that took place there during the Revolutionary War.
Cite – quote or document: You must cite the sources you used for your research in the MLA format.
Capital – seat of government, an upper-case letter, or financial resource; The capital of Massachusetts is Boston OR You must use a capital letter for proper nouns OR The company didn’t have the capital to buy a larger store.
Capitol – the actual building in which a government body meets; There was a rally at the capitol a few weeks ago to protest immigration policies.
Lose – to misplace or not win; She tends to lose small things in the depths of her gym bag OR The team expects to lose today’s away game, but hopes to win tomorrow at home.
Loose – not secured; I don’t like to leave my hair loose if all the car windows are open.
Stationary – not moving; Camouflage only works if you’re able to stay stationary in the woods.
Stationery – writing paper; The invitation arrived on lovely, embossed stationery.