Spelling tricks for tricky words, ed. 1

ignorance

[ig-ner-uh ns]

noun

  1. the state or act of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, learning, information etc.

Definition from Dictionary.com

Misspelled as: ignorence

Trick: if you ignore the ants you will realise your ignorance


pronunciation

[pruh-nuhn-see-ey-shuh n]

noun

  1. an accepted standard of the sound and stress patterns of a syllable, word, phrase, etc.

Definition from Dictionary.com

Misspelled as: pronounciation

Trick: if you pronounce pronunciation wrong you will be nun too happy


vacuum

[vak-yoom, -yoo-uh m, -yuh m]

noun

  1. a space entirely devoid of matter
  1. a vacuum cleaner or sweeper

Definition from Dictionary.com

Misspelled as: vaccum, vacum

Trick: it would suck if you two spelled vacuum wrong

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