Commonly Misspelled Words Quiz

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Commonly Misspelled Words Quiz - Quiz

Do you think you're good at spelling? Think you can get some of the most commonly misspelled words right? Take this quiz to find out how well you would do.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Accomodate

    • B.

      Accommodate

    • C.

      Acomodate

    • D.

      Acommodate

    Correct Answer
    B. Accommodate
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Accommodate." This word is spelled with double "m" and double "o." The other options, "Accomodate," "Acomodate," and "Acommodate," are all incorrect spellings.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Arguement

    • B.

      Arguemant

    • C.

      Arguemint

    • D.

      Argument

    Correct Answer
    D. Argument
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Argument." This is the only option that follows the standard spelling rules for this word. The other options have incorrect spellings and do not match the accepted spelling of the word "argument."

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  • 3. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Comitment

    • B.

      Comitmant

    • C.

      Commitment

    • D.

      Comitment

    Correct Answer
    C. Commitment
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Commitment". This is the only option that follows the standard English spelling rules, with the correct placement of double "m" and "t" in the word. The other options have incorrect spellings, either missing or misplacing letters.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Concensus

    • B.

      Consensus

    • C.

      Consencus

    • D.

      Consenssus

    Correct Answer
    B. Consensus
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Consensus". This word refers to a general agreement or opinion among a group of people. The other options provided, "Concensus", "Consencus", and "Consenssus", are all incorrect spellings and do not exist in the English language.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Embarrass

    • B.

      Embarass

    • C.

      Embarras

    • D.

      Embaras

    Correct Answer
    A. Embarrass
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Embarrass." This is the correct answer because it follows the standard English spelling rules, which include the double "r" after the letter "a." The other options, "Embarass," "Embarras," and "Embaras," all have incorrect spellings and do not follow the standard rules.

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  • 6. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Existance

    • B.

      Existence

    • C.

      Existanse

    • D.

      Existanc

    Correct Answer
    B. Existence
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Existence." This word refers to the state or fact of existing.

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  • 7. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Harrass

    • B.

      Harass

    • C.

      Haras

    • D.

      Herass

    Correct Answer
    B. Harass
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "Harass." This is the only option that follows the standard English spelling rules for this word. The other options have incorrect combinations of letters or misspellings.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following spellings is correct?

    • A.

      Lisense

    • B.

      Licens

    • C.

      License

    • D.

      Lisense

    Correct Answer
    C. License
    Explanation
    The correct spelling is "License." This is the only option that is spelled correctly, without any extra or missing letters.

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