RE: Ensure or Insure?

Subject: RE: Ensure or Insure?
From: "Claudia Sutton" <claudia -dot- sutton -at- sympatico -dot- ca>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2002 13:42:27 -0400

Hi all,

Tom Green asks:
<<In the sentence, 'Insure the shifting fingers are oriented...' which
would you use? "Insure" or "Ensure">>

Ensure. Ensure is equivalent to "make certain that", whereas insure
would suggest that you want the user to take out a policy on the
shifting fingers.


Claudia Sutton
Arsenault & Associates

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