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We've asked our EnglishForward members to write down their most commonly misspelled words, and here are the top 55 in alphabetical order:

Correct spellingCommon misspellings
acheake, ach, ace
accommodationaccomidation, accomadation, accomodation, acomodation, acommodation etc.
acquireadquire, aquire
amateuramatuer, amature
bizarrebizare, bizzarre, bizzare
basicallybasicly, basicaly
cemeterycematry, cematary, cematery, cemitery, cementery etc.
chorus corus, chours, chores, course
challengechalange, chalenge, challange
circumstancecercomstance, sercomstance, circomstance
condemncondem, condemm
conscientiousconcientious
criticismcritisism
curiositycuriousity
definitelydefinately, definetly, definitly
destroydestoy, destory
diarrheadiarea, diahrea, diareah, diarreah
disappointeddisapointed, dissapointed, dissappointed
embarrassembaras, embarass, embarras, embbarass etc.
emphasize (emphasise BrE)empahsize
entrepreneurentrepeneur, enterpreneur
exaggerateexagerate, exagerrate
examexem
exceptionexeption
exerciseexcercise
grammargrammer, gramer, gramar, gramor
gratefulgreatful, greatefull, gratefull
greatlygrately
immediatelyimmediatly, imediatly, immedietly, imediately
knifeknive
laughlagh
legitimatelegitamate
luxuriousluxourious
maneuvermanuever, manouver
miscellaneousmiscelaneous, miscellanious, miscellanous
misspellmispell, misspel
necessaryneccesary, necesary, neccessary
noticeablenoticible, noticable
occurrenceoccurance, ocurrence, ocurrance, occurrence, occurrence
onomatopoeiaonomatopoeia, onomatopea, onomatopoea etc.
opaqueopeque, opaique
physiquepysique
pneumaticpneumatik, pneumetic, pnumatic
privilegeprivelege, priviledge, privledge, privilage, privelige
psychologysychology, psycology
realize (realise BrE) relize, relise
recommendrecomend, reccomend, reccommend
receiverecieve
rhythmrhythem, rythim, rythem, rhythm, rhythim
separateseperate
subpoenasepina, supena
synonymoussynonimous, synonomous
temporarilytemperarily
weirdwierd
WednesdayWendsay, Wensday
ventriloquyventriloqy


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