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Confusing Words

Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.
24.May 2015:

brave and well-behaved

BRAVE => showing no fear of dangerous or difficult things


It was a brave decision to quit his job and start his own business.

Three brave, heroic, courageous firefighters of the city of Charleston have perished fighting fire in a most courageous and fearless manner, carrying out their duties.

WELL-BEHAVED => behaving in a way that is accepted as correct


Raising a well-behaved child or teen is not always easy.

It was a boring lesson, so it’s no wonder the children weren’t well-behaved.