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Misspelt word

Correct Spelling

abberration

aberration

accomodation / acommodation

accommodation

acheive

achieve

adress

address

alot

a lot or allot

alterior

ulterior

athiest

atheist

beggining

beginning

beleive

believe

Caucasion

Caucasian

cemetary

cemetery

committment

commitment
(but committed, committing, committee)

concensus

consensus

concieve

conceive

copywrite

copyright

Dalmation

Dalmatian

decaffinated

decaffeinated

decathalon

decathlon

definately

definitely

dependance

dependence

des(s)icate

desiccate

desireable

desirable

diarhea

diarrhoea

dissapoint

disappoint

dispell

dispel

embarass

embarrass

enviroment

environment

expresso

espresso

facist

fascist

Febuary

February

fivety

fifty

fluoroscent

fluorescent

flouride

fluoride

forteen

fourteen

fourty

forty

freind

friend

geneology

genealogy

goverment

government

grammer

grammar

hampster

hamster

harrass

harass

hemorage

haemorrhage

heros

heroes

hight

height

hygeine

hygiene

hypocracy

hypocricy

independance

independence

inate

innate

innoculate

inoculate

intresting

interesting

juge

judge

knowlege

knowledge

lazer

laser

libary

library

lightening

lightning

managable

manageable

millenium

millennium

mischievious

mischievous

mispell

misspell

missle

missile

monestary

monastery
(remember that "monastic" is not "monestic")

monkies

monkeys

morgage

mortgage

mountian

mountain

neccessary

necessary

neice

niece

nickle

nickel

nineth

ninth

ninty

ninety

noone

no one or no-one

noticable

noticeable

occured

occurred

occurence

occurrence

oppurtunity

opportunity

opthamologist

ophthalmologist

paralell / parallell

parallel

pasttime

pastime

pavillion

pavilion

peice

piece

percieve

perceive

perserverance

perseverance

persue

pursue

posession

possession

potatoe

potato

preceeding

preceding

pronounciation

pronunciation

privelige

privilege

publically

publicly

quew

queue

rasberry

raspberry

recieve

receive

reccomend

recommend

rediculous

ridiculous

reguardless

regardless

rythm

rhythm

shedule

schedule

seige

siege

sentance

sentence

seperate

separate

sieze

seize

sincerly

sincerely

speach

speech

stragedy

strategy

supercede

supersede

suprise

surprise

thier

their

tommorrow

tomorrow

tounge

tongue

uneform

uniform

vaccuum

vacuum

vegeterian

vegetarian

Wendesday

Wednesday

wierd

weird

writen

written

writting

writing


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Thanks to Norin for pointing out my mistake.