Sign Up For Our Free Grammar E-Newsletter

Lead vs. Led

lead a metal element (pronounced like red)
lead present tense of led (pronounced like seed)
led guided, past tense of to lead


Pop Quiz

1. He lead/led the horse to water.
2. She tested the water for lead/led.
3. Will the new CEO lead/led by example?

Answers:

1. led
2. lead
3. lead

Posted on Monday, May 5, 2008, at 12:46 am


Add Comment Here

Leave a Reply