All three words share an element of “making an outcome sure.” However, rather than using these words interchangeably, let me point out the unique aspects of each word so that you can use them to communicate your intention clearly.
Every where I look I hope for a pardon The T is a mess as well as the Garden. The roads are a joke, full of snow and black ice Pedestrians walk, getting splashed once or twice
I'm from Ohio, all my readers know that. And yes... I've transplanted to Massachusetts (what feels like eons ago). One thing I always enjoy is poking fun at some of the things that I find just a tad insane about my fellow Bay Staters. You know I love you all, but boy... sometimes you really take the cake for strange and bizarre. I know I wrote a piece at some point on this, but I can't find it for the life of me, and with 24" of wonderful white stuff, I just had to poke some fun.