Commonly Confused Words > complement vs. compliment.

The noun complement is used to describe how one person or thing is perfect with another. The noun compliment is used when someone gives praise and kudos for something pleasing.

Tutoring over Skype will be a complement to reading the textbook. A sincere compliment makes us feel confident and good about ourselves.

Playlist: Commonly Confused Words
28/36

Playlists save you time.
Search less and learn more!
Create your own playlists!


Receive FREE Updates about our latest quizzes!