1. College and Collage
College ˈkɒlɪdʒ Institution of higher learning
One develops one’s personality only during his/her college days.
Collage Picture with pieces stuck on surface
The collage work made by Nandini won her the first prize.
2. Comma and Coma
Comma ˈkɒmə Punctuation mark to indicate a brief pause or interval
When you read, pause a little, when there is a comma.
Coma Long period of unconsciousness
The accident victim has passed into a coma.
3. Confident and confidant
Confidentˈkɒnfɪd(ə)nt Sure and certain
My sister is quite confident that she can finish cooking before 7.p.m.
Confidantˈkɒnfɪdænt A person who is entrusted with secrets
My mother is my best friend and confidant.
4. Conscious and Conscientious
Conscious ˈkɒnʃəs Keenly aware; intentional
You must be conscious of your weakness as well as your strength.
Conscientious ˌkɒnʃiˈenʃəs In accordance with somebody’s conscience
Being Conscientious, Sekhar could not get along with his dishonest boss.
5. Considerable and Considerate
Considerablekənˈsɪd(ə)rəb(ə)l Moderately large
My company pays me a considerable salary and I am quite happy here.
We should always be considerate towards the poor and the needy.