Test yourself on 50 more commonly misspelled words

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1. The apartment can .......... four people.
    accommodate     accomodate

2. Jack is a very good ........ boxer.
    amater    amateur

3. It was .......... that he needed more practice.
    apparant     apparent

4. Pru got into an .......... in the locker room.
    argument     arguement

5. Fran believes in God but Susan is an ............
    athist     atheist

6. Let me look at the ......... to see if I'm free that day.
    calendar     calender

7. John visited his grandfather's grave at the ........ today.
    cemetery     cemetry

8.Two other ............ work in Jo's office.
    collegues     colleagues

9. Jan's teachers say that she is very ............ .
    conscientious     concientous

10. The organizing .......... will make the decision.
    comitee     committee

11. The swelling should ......... after a couple of days.
    dissapear     disappear

12. Dermott was quite .......... about his mistake.
    embarrassed     embarassed

13. We helped put the sports ........... back in the store.
    equiptment     equipment

14. The ........... is being damaged by greenhouse gases.
    environment     enviroment

15. Josie felt quite ............ after an early morning swim.
    exhilarated     exilarated

16. It's ........... to slow down on this bend
    neccessary     necessary

17.My ..... Thomas joined us for lunch.
    freind     friend

18. Sammy ....... scored to draw the match.
    finally     finaly

19. The ............. will have to sort out the problem.
    goverment     government

20. I'd be .......... if you didn't mention it to my wife.
    grateful     greatful

21. I ........... that they won't enjoy the film.
    guarantee     garantee

22. He gave quite a .......... reply to the question.
    humourous    humorous

23. Jonas .......... picked up the purse and ran off.
    immediatly     immediately

24. Janis makes ......... from polished glass and pebbles.
    jewelry     jewelery

25. I spend some of my ......... time at the gym.
    liesure     leisure

26. The public ........ will have that sort of information.
    library     libary

27. The .......... flashes lit up Sarah's bedroom.
    lightning     lightening

28. I've signed a ............ contract for my heating system.
    maintainance     maintenance

29. Frank found his .......... history course quite interesting.
    medieval     medieaval

30. Simon brought a ........... back from his trip abroad.
    mimento     memento

31. London celebrated the ........... with a spectacular firework display
    milennium     millennium

32. The souvenir was a .......... version of the Statue of Liberty.
    miniature     minature

33. Mike had ......... the keyword when he did a Google search.
    mispelled     misspelled

34. It became .......... that Shaun was late every Monday morning.
    noticeable     noticable

35. We .......... visit the theatre if there's a good play on.
    occasionally     occasionly

36. Jenny isn't known for her ............. and often gives up before completing a task.
    perseverence     perseverance

37. Mrs Atkins is in charge of the ......... department.
    personel     personnel

38. I ate a large ........ of cake with my coffee.
    piece     peice

39. Sally ........... to travel on the earlier train.
    prefered     preferred

40. It has been a ........... to attend the awards ceremony.
    privilege     priviledge

41. Henry completed a ........... about the course.
    questionnaire     questionair

42. Mr Woods .......... that you telephone your public library.
    recommends     recomends

43. You should ....... a reply within a couple of days.
    recieve    receive

44. Martin consulted a ............ book before starting his essay.
    refrence     reference

45. Hugh is working to a very tight ............
    schedule     scedule

46. The twins are in .......... classes for Mathematics.
    seperate     separate

47. Tom's gift came as a big ........... .
    surprise     suprise

48. I've arranged it for the ...... of April.
    twelfth     twelth

49. .......... I'm not available on that date.
    unfortunatly     unfortunately

50. Ulysses brought an end to the ....... of Troy.
    siege     seige

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