Misused Words

Accept and Except

Accept means to take.

I accept your offer to stay at your home.

Except means not including.

I like most vegetables except carrot.

Choose the correct answer for each of the two practice sentences below by clicking on the correct answer.

(1) You have to (accept, except) responsibility for your actions.

(2) Everyone (accept, except) Dan was in favor of taking a holiday.

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