20 Incredibly Simple Words That Most People Spell Wrongly!

Time for a spelling bee! Let’s

see how well you do. If you realize you actually

misspell all the 20 English words below, don’t

sweat it too much, you are in good company.

Ernest Hemingway, Winston Churchill, Jane Austen

and John Keats were all notoriously terrible

spellers!

 

1. Wrong: Embarass

Correct: Embarrass

 

2. Wrong: Writting

Correct: Writing

 

3. Wrong: Accomodate

Correct: Accommodate

 

4. Wrong: Seperate

Correct: Separate

 

5. Wrong: Alot

Correct: A lot

 

6. Wrong: Truely

Correct: Truly

 

7. Wrong: Tommorow/ Tommorrow

Correct: Tomorrow

 

8. Wrong: Definately

Correct: Definitely

 

9. Wrong: Mispell

Correct: Misspell

 

10. Wrong: Alright(this may be allowed)

Correct: All right

 

11. Wrong: Maintainance

Correct: Maintenance

 

12. Wrong: Recieve

Correct: Receive

 

13. Wrong: Occassion/ Occassion/

Correct: Occasion

 

14. Wrong: Occurence

Correct: Occurrence

 

15. Wrong: Momento

Correct: Memento

 

16. Wrong: Priviledge

Correct: Privilege

 

17. Wrong: Miniscule

Correct: minuscule

 

18. Wrong: Neccessary

Correct: Necessary

 

19. Wrong: Pronounciation

Correct: Pronunciation

 

20. Wrong: Wierd

Correct: Weird.

 

The good thing about the smart phones we have

now is that they all come with dictionaries pre-

installed, if you are not sure of a spelling, simply

type it out on your phone and let it correct it for

you!

 

And please, don’t get too attached to chating abbreviations because you may unconsciously use them when writing an examination or formal write-up.

 

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