The UVic Writer's Guide


Sight/ Site / Cite


Sight is the gift of seeing: "This operation will bring sight to the blind."

A site is a place for building or camping: "a construction site."

To cite is to quote or to refer to someone else's words: "Do not cite an authority without proper documentation."


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