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Confusing Words: Versus vs. Verses

by • April 27, 2015
Verses and versus do not mean the same thing

Versus: against (especially in sports and legal use); as opposed to, in contrast to. (Often abbreviated as vs.) For example: The rivalry of the Green Monkeys versus the Blue Barracudas has raged for years. I’m weighing the pros and cons of the white-and-gold dress versus the blue-and-black… MORE →