Special Report

50 Commonly Misspelled Words in English

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Millennium

People often leave out an “l” and/or an “n” from this word. Let’s hope Millennials get it right.

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Mississippi

With two “p’s,” three “i’s” and four “s’s,” it’s easy to see why Mississippi might often be misspelled.

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Misspelled

Ironically, misspelled is often misspelled as mispelled.

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Neanderthal

So easy a caveman could spell it? Maybe not. People often leave out the “h.”

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Nocturnal

This word looks simple enough that it shouldn’t keep you up at night. According to Google, however, nocturnal the most common “how to spell” search in Nebraska.