Exercises – Confusing Words

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Exercises

Choose let or leave to complete the sentences.

  1. I my umbrella in the restaurant.forget something → left
  2. She stopped dying her hair and her natural colour grow back.allow something to happen by not doing anything to prevent it → let
  3. We won’t anything bad happen to you.allow something to happen → let
  4. They opened the windows and the cool summer breeze in.allow something to happen → let
  5. Don’t the kids have any fizzy drinks before bed.give permission → let
  6. I don’t always follow the recipe. I often out the ingredients that I don’t like or don’t have.not include something → leave out
  7. You the milk on the counter all day, and now it’s gone sour.something stays in the same place → left

Complete the sentence with let or leave.

  1. Open the curtains and the light in.allow something to happen → let
  2. I had to the party early because I felt sick.depart from somewhere → leave
  3. You don’t need to change the menu, just it how it is.not interfere with something → leave
  4. In some hotels, you the room key at reception when you go out.something stays in the same place → leave
  5. the financial details out of the report.to not include something → leave out
  6. Don’t your luggage unattended at the airport.something stays in the same place → leave
  7. He opened the door and the guests into the house.allow something to happen → let
  8. Don’t the cat sleep on the couch.allow something to happen → let
  9. Did you your brand new handbag at the bar last night?.forget something → leave