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Frequently Misspelled Words

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Its letter perfect in it's weigh --
My checker tolled me sew.

-- Author unknown

 

 

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a lot

absence

absorption

abundance

accessible

accidentally

acclaim

accommodate

accomplish

accumulate

achieve

achievement

acquaintance

across

address

advantageous

advice/advise

affiliated

aggravate

aggressive

alignment

all right

allotted

already

aluminum

ambience

analyze

apparent

appearance

appropriate

argument

asphalt

assistant

asterisk

atheist

attendance

auditor

auxiliary

balloon

bankruptcy

barbiturate

bargain

basically

beggar

beginning

believable

believe

benefited

biscuit

bouillon

boundary

breadth

breath

breathe

brilliant

Britain

bulletin

buoyant

bureaucracy

business

calendar

camouflage

campaign

cantaloupe

capital

capitol

category

ceiling

cemetery

chagrined

challenge

changeable

changing

characteristic

chief

choose

chose

cigarette

clientele

climbed

collateral

colonel

colossal

column

coming

commitment

committee

comparative

competent

competitor

completely

concede

conceive

condemn

condescend

congratulations

connoisseur

conscience

consciousness

consensus

consistent

continuous

controlled

convenient

convertible

coolly

corollary

correlate

correspondence

corroborate

council

counsel

counselor

courteous

courtesy

criticism

criticize

definitely

description

desirable

desperate

develop

developed

development

dilemma

dining

disappear

disappearance

disappoint

disastrous

disbursement

discipline

discrepancy

disease

dissatisfied

dissipate

dominant

drunkenness

eligible

embarrassing

endorsement

environment

equipped

equivalent

especially

exaggerate

exceed

excellence

exhaust

exhilarate

existence

expense

experiment

explanation

extraordinary

extremely

exuberance

fallacy

familiar

fiery

finally

financially

flexible

fluctuation

forcibly

foreign

foresee

forfeit

formerly

forty

fourth

fulfill

fundamentally

gauge

genealogy

generally

genius

gesture

government

governor

grammar

grievous

guarantee

guard

guerilla

guidance

handkerchief

haphazard

happily

harass

harassment

height

heinous

hemorrhage

heroes

hesitancy

hindrance

hoarse

holiday

hoping

humorous

hypocrisy

hypocrite

ideally

idiosyncrasy

ignorance

illegible

imaginary

immediately

immigrant

implement

incidentally

incredible

indelible

independent

indicted

indispensable

insistent

intermediary

interpret

interrupt

introduce

irrelevant

irresistible

island

jewelry

judgment

judicial

labeling

legitimate

leisure

license

lieutenant

lightning

likelihood

likely

literally

litigation

loneliness

loose

lose

luxury

magazine

maintain

maintenance

manageable

maneuver

mathematics

medicine

medieval

mediocre

millionaire

miniature

minimum

minor

minutes

mischievous

missile

misspelled

mortgage

mosquito

mosquitoes

murmur

narrative

naturally

necessary

necessity

negligence

negotiable

neighbor

neither

neutron

newsstand

niece

ninety

ninth

noticeable

obedience

obstacle

occasionally

occurred

occurrence

official

omission

omitted

opinion

opponent

opportunity

panicky

parallel

parliament

particularly

pastime

peaceable

peculiar

penetrate

perceive

performance

permanent

perseverance

persistent

personnel

persuade

possesses

precede

preceding

predictable

predominant

preference

preferred

prejudice

preparation

prescription

prevalent

primitive

principle

privilege

probably

procedure

proceed

process

professor

prominent

pronounce

pronunciation

propaganda

prophecy/prophesy

psychology

publicly

pursue

questionnaire

quizzes

receive

recipe

recommend

reference

referred

relevant

relieving

religious

remembrance

reminiscence

repetition

representative

rescind

resemblance

reservoir

resistance

restaurant

rheumatism

rhyme

rhythm

rhythmic

ridiculous

roommate

sacrifice

safety

salable

salary

satellite

scenery

schedule

secede

secretary

seize

separate

sergeant

several

shining

simile

simply

sincerely

skeptical

skiing

soliloquy

sophomore

souvenir

specifically

specimen

sponsor

spontaneous

statistics

stopped

strategy

strength

strenuous

stubbornness

subordinate

subtle

succeed

succession

suddenness

sufficient

summary

superintendent

supersede

supposed to

supposedly

suppress

surprise

surround

susceptible

suspicious

syllable

symbol

symmetrical

synonymous

tangible

tariff

technical

technique

temperature

tenant

tendency

tournament

tourniquet

tragedy

transferred

truly

twelfth

tyranny

unanimous

unnecessary

until

usage

usually

vacillate

vacuum

vengeance

vicious

vigilant

village

villain

violence

visible

wherever

wholly

whose/who

woman

women

writing

written

your/you're

zoology

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