The following topics deal with spelling, or writing words in the accepted way. This can be somewhat tricky in English, given the number of homophones in the language, as well as the number of loanwords.


How are topics structured?

To learn more about the different parts of the topics in the Reference Guide, see The Structure of a Reference Topic.

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