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Misspelled words

Commonly Misspelled Words

In general writing, words get frequently misspelled, such as the incorrect spelling “concensus” for “consensus”, ‘attendence’ instead of ‘attendance” or “”independant” instead of “independent”, “readible” for readable, or “useable” instead of “usable”.

 Try to remember spellings with your own mnemonics, like:

  1. The new environmentwill iron someone out.
  2. There is definately no ‘a’ in ‘definitely’
  3. There is a ‘rat’ in ‘separately’.
  4. Miss Pellnever misspells.
  5. An islandis land surrounded by water.


Few commonly misspelled words are as follows:

Incorrect Correct
Grammer Grammar
Abanden Abandon
Maintnance Maintenance
Busness Business
Butiful Beautiful
Resustate Resuscitate
Cabnet Cabinet
Catchup Ketchup
Cacoon Cocoon
Caese Cease
Caf Calf
Febrary February
Graetful Grateful
Cafay Café
Calfs Calves
Camoflage Camouflage
Government Government
Recurrance Recurrence
Abscound Abscond
Absorbant Absorbent
Absorbtion Absorption
Abstanence Abstinence
Abundence Abundance
Abudent Abudant

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