Thursday, December 4, 2008

Between British Vs American Spelling

This is a good information and I want to share it with you. I took this from cute writing.

British Spelling American Spelling
aeroplane.... airplane
aesthetics..... esthetics
ageing .... aging
aluminium .... aluminum
analogue .... analog
analyse.... analyze
annexe .... annex
archaeology.... archeology
arguement.... argument
armour.... armor
artefact .... artifact
axe.... ax
behaviour .... behavior
catalogue.... catalog
catalyse.... catalyze
centre.... center
cheque .... check
colour .... color
cosy.... cozy
counselling.... counseling
defence .... defense
demagogue.... demagog
dependant .... dependent
dialogue.... dialog
diarrhoea .... diarrhea
disc .... disk
doughnut.... donut
draught .... draft
encyclopaedia.... encyclopedia
endeavour .... endeavor
enquiry .... inquiry
ensure.... insure
equalling .... equaling
favourite .... favorite
flavour .... flavor
foetus .... fetus
haemophilia .... hemophilia
harbour .... harbor
honour .... honor
humour .... humor
jewellery.... jewelry
judgement .... judgment
licence.... license
leukaemia .... leukemia
lustre.... luster
metre.... meter
memorise .... memorize
manoeuvre .... maneuver
meagre.... meager
monologue .... monolog
neighbour.... neighbor
ochre .... ocher
oesophagus .... esophagus
offence.... offense
organise .... organize
paediatrics .... pediatrics
paralyse .... paralyze
pedagogue .... pedagog
per cent .... percent
phoney .... phony
plough.... plow
programme .... program
pyjamas .... pajamas
quarrelling .... quarreling
recognise .... recognize
rumour .... rumor
spectre .... specter
storey .... story
synagogue .... synagog
theatre .... theater
tranquilise .... tranquilize
travelling .... traveling
tyre .... tire


Now I know why that red line is still there while I think I have done the right things.


regards,


1 comment:

Fida Abbott said...

I think American spelling is more familiar to us. We are grown up with it, from movies, DVDs, CD-songs, books, games, and most other products we know.

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