If you must peek at your presents, describe it properly.
Peeking is looking when you shouldn’t. It's what you do when you peer at hidden presents.
Oh, I wasn't a perfect gentleman, I might have snuck a peek. — James Denton playing Mike Delfino in the TV show "Desperate Housewives"
A peak is a real or metaphorical high point or pinnacle.
Hey, well, as far as I'm concerned, progress peaked with frozen pizza. -- Bruce Willis playing John McClane in the movie "Die Hard 2"
Pique, from a French word meaning “prick,” means to excite. You want to excite people’s interest.
Nothing piques my interest more than repeated failure. — Richard Dean Anderson playing Jack O’Neill in the TV show "Stargate SG-1"
Quick and Dirty Tip: Think of the two E's in "peek" as two eyes peeking.
Reader "GreenCaret" also suggested the tip "Visualize the A in 'peak' as a capital A, which looks a good bit like a mountain peak — to reinforce its definition as a 'metaphorical high point.'"
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