Between and among
Between is usually used when referring to two individuals or things. Among is used when referring to more than two individuals or things. Ex: The bonus will be divided between Cathy and Mark. The bonus will be divided among all group members.
Entitled and titled
Entitled means “having the right to.” Titled means carrying a particular name. Ex: Every employee is entitled to a paid vacation. Our report is titled “Early Student Intervention.”
Principle and principal
The word principle is a noun. It means “a rule or code of ethics.” The word principal can be either a noun or an adjective. As a noun it means “a person in charge.” As an adjective it means “main” or “the most important.” Ex: The principal dancer at the ballet earns a higher salary. Our approach to work is based on the principle that good customer service comes first.
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