Category Spelling

Quiz card #015

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Quiz card #014

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Price list

I was walking through a shopping mall on my way to work this morning and saw this in one of the window displays of a leading fashion brand. Their clothes are expensive but their spelling skills are cheap. Can you help them correct the mistake? Answers in the comments box, please.

Quiz card #008

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cc … mm; ll … nn

I bet you have no idea what this is all about.  Whatever can I mean by “cc … mm; ll … nn”? Well,  just let your eyes read on. ACCOMMODATION MILLENNIUM Maybe you know the meaning of the words but please, watch out for their spelling. As you can see, both have 2 double consonants. ACCOMMODATION […]

Long, deep, wide and high

  I want to highlight a common spelling problem today. Take a look at how the adjectives below change when they become nouns. Pay special attention to the last 2 letters of the noun forms. long => lengTH deep => depTH wide => widTH high => heigHT You’ll notice that the noun of high ends with […]

Spelling check #001

No dictionaries please!