Cue vs. Queue

  • A signal for action, like the signal an actor gets to start acting
    • example:  Please wait for your cue.
  • The act of giving a signal for action
    • exampleCue the dancers!
  • A line
    • example:  Please from a queue.
  • To wait in line
    • example:  Please cue behind that gentleman.

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Bookkeeper has three
double letters:  oo, kk, ee


  • That was on cue.
  • Watch for my cue.
  • Did you see the cue?
  • Cue the ballerinas.
  • That is a long queue.
  • Let's queue over here.
  • Please start a queue.
  • I don't like to queue.
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