Top 100 Misspelled Words in English – No. 32-46

32.

fiery

It is spelled with a “fier” and the suffix ‘y’

 

33.

foreign

Here is another exception to the i-before-e rule.

 

34.

gauge

You must gauge properly the exact location of the [a] and [u] in this word.

 

35.

grateful

Be grateful to know that keeping “great” out of “grateful” is just great.

 

36.

guarantee

I guarantee you that this word is not spelled like “warranty” even though they are synonyms.

 

37.

harass

Don’t let this word harass you, just keep the [r]s down to one.

 

38

height

The word “height” is not spelled like “width”.

 

39.

hierarchy

Use the i-before-e rule.

 

40.

humorous

Don’t humor us and spell this as humorus. Remember that the [r] needs an [o] on both sides to hold it up.

 

41.

ignorance

Don’t be ignorant by spelling this word -ence!

 

42.

immediate

The immediate thing to remember is that this word is not spelled as imediately.

43.

independent

Please be independent but not when spelling this word as you need to remember that it ends on -ent.

 

44.

indispensable

Knowing that this word ends on -able is indispensable to good writing.

 

45.

inoculate

One [n] is enough in this word.

 

46.

intelligence

Use two [l]s in this word and finish it with –ence rather than -ance .

 

The previous entry can be viewed here https://knowledgecentre.wordpress.com/2007/02/16/top-100-misspelled-words-in-blogs-2/ for # 17-31 and for # 1-16 at here https://knowledgecentre.wordpress.com/2007/02/15/top-100-misspelled-words-in-blogs/

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