Advice vs Advise
This time I advise you to read my lesson so you will no longer need advice which word to use. Advice and advise - these words are often confused in English. Let's learn something about them!
Advice is a noun. It means a suggestion about what someone should do. It's an opinion that someone offers you about what you should do or how you should act in a particular situation.
We need some advice.
John gave me some good advice.
Can I give you a piece of advice?
If you're sick, stay home. That's my advice.
Advice is uncountable. If you want to use advice in a countable way, then we use the phrase a piece of advice.
I have two pieces of advice for you about the holiday.
Synonyms: recommendation, suggestion, option.
Advise is a verb. It means to give someone advice, to offer a suggestion about what to do.
We need you to advise us about something.
I strongly advise you to lose weight.
They finally did what we advised.
If you're sick, I advise you to stay home.
Synonyms: to give advice, to recommend, to make a recommendation, to suggest, to make a suggestion, to offer an opinion, to counsel.