Commonly Confused Words > council vs. counsel.

A council is a group, often elected, that discusses issues and makes decisions. A counsel is a legal adviser, also known as a lawyer.

The school council will vote whether or not to have year-round school. The accused person's counsel asked the judge for a break.

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