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Situational UsePlay
Used when events or information cause uncertainty in a specific situation. SlideThe power outage added confusion to the crowded theater.
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Common MisusePlay
Don't say 'confusion of' to refer to debates; 'confusion about' is correct. SlideThere's a lot of confusion about the new schedule.
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Emotional ImpactPlay
Can express frustration when plans go wrong or misunderstandings happen. SlideHer sudden departure caused confusion among us.