The way I do it is: Affect is acted upon.
The wind affected the landing.
Effect acts upon. He effected great change.
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
by MP505 years ago
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by Kelly Kline Burnett6 years ago
I want to entitle my next Hub "Reflections on 250 Hubs" but I am worried about my grammar - should it be Reflections "Upon" or "On"?Please help.Thank you!
by caderade27 years ago
Someone explain when to use affect vs effect and when to use a semicolon versus a coma.
by Callum6 years ago
Each person must write a line of funny poetry and lets see how funny it can get, now watch the story unfold before your eyes lol this is just a bit of harmless fun so enjoy yourselves!!!!The crazy kids are at it...
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