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Most commonly misspelled words

  1. RGraf profile image91
    RGrafposted 8 years ago

    Most commonly misspelled words

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    kaceybabeposted 8 years ago

    often people get there and their mixed up
    i find it difficult ... because i get mixed up with words ending in sion tion cion, i never know wat goes with some words. if u see what i mean? x

  3. Christian Q profile image54
    Christian Qposted 8 years ago

    lightening versus lightning
    The electricity that comes from the sky is lightning. Michael Jackson's skin underwent lightening.

  4. El Kap profile image56
    El Kapposted 8 years ago

    Where and were; their, there and they're; are and our; affect and effect...

  5. skisy profile image81
    skisyposted 7 years ago

    More of a grammatical error/confusion, but "its" and "it's."

    "It's" is a contraction of the words "it" and "is".

    Whereas "its" refers to possession, and though normally an apostrophe is used to indicate possession, it's not used in this case.

  6. gravitybomb87 profile image55
    gravitybomb87posted 7 years ago

    "Occurrence" is one of the most mispelled words.  I actually had to look it up in the dictionary right before I posted it here.  Two C's and two R's every time.

  7. kevin.baker profile image60
    kevin.bakerposted 7 years ago

    Judgment has been misspelled as judgement so many times it may soon be accepted to use judgement. At least my spell checker likes both. Now who is the judge of that?

 
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