Elicit and illicit

By Mary Morel


Elicit means to draw out or evoke.

She elicited a response.


Illicit means unlawful or forbidden.

Alcohol was illicit during Prohibition.

Online grammar programs

Learn more about commonly confused words and word usage with one of my online courses:

Or view the Online Writing Training catalogue.



online grammar
Copyright © 2013 All Rights Reserved

Design by mel anderson | Webdev by tony cosentino