Principal or Principle?



The teacher sent him to the ____________'s office.
a) principal
b) principle


The correct answer: a) principal
The teacher sent him to the principal's office.

"Principal" can be a noun or adjective. As a noun, it means the head of a school or college. "Principal" as an adjective means ‘most important’.

"Principle" is always a noun. It refers to a fundamental rule or law.

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