difference between advert and avert






difference between advert and avert :


advert : ( Verb )

MEANING :

turn attention to
refer to
allude

EXAMPLES :

The speaker repeatedly adverted to the rising prices of goods.
The New Channel TV adverted to the cruel death of the Minister.




avert : ( Verb )

MEANING :

turn away or aside
prevent
ward off

EXAMPLES :

The danger was at last averted.
I averted my eyes from that terrible spectacle.




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