Accept or Except?

opb2009

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english
Hi All

Accept
is a verb meaning "to receive" or "to approve."
Example: "I accept your offer of the book."
Except is a preposition meaning "excluding" or "leaving out."
Example: "He liked everything on the plate except the liver."
Except can also be a verb meaning "to leave out" or "to exclude."
Example: "He excepted all Corvettes from his list of favorite cars."
 
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