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Thursday, March 10, 2022
Ellipse & Ellipsis
-se – an oval. -sis – an omission.
Not actually homophones, and I wonder how often they'd be used incorrectly in writing. But I sure hear people mix them up in conversation, just like Climactic/Climatic.