What is the difference between rise and raise?
Difference between rise and raise
The words raise, rise, and raze sound and look similar. As a result, there is sometimes confusion between them — particularly raise and rise as these are close in meaning too.
The word raise means to lift or elevate. Rise means to move from a lower position to a higher position. It has the same meaning as to ascend. The past tense of rise is rose. (There is no such word as rised.)