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Confusing Words > altar and alter
Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.

ALTAR - a type of table used in ceremonies in a Christian church or in other religious buildings


An altar cloth is used by various religious groups to cover an altar.

Covering an altar with cloth may also be a sign of respect towards the holiness of the altar.


ALTER - to change something; to change the size of clothes so that they fit better


Yesterday they had to alter some of their plans.

If your address has changed please let us know so that we can alter our address book.