Effect and Affect

  1. knolyourself profile image60
    knolyourselfposted 5 years ago

    The way I do it is: Affect is acted upon.
    The wind affected the landing.
    Effect acts upon. He effected great change.

    1. Capable Woman profile image80
      Capable Womanposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      You are right on the money. Affect is affecting you (or someone else).
      My fave grammar usage site concurs!

      http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ … effect.htm