Alright, so everywhere you look on the web you will find a really long list of wrongly spelled words. But I felt the list could be far more streamlined. I may be a writer, but it's thanks to spell check that one may not find typos in the content. Instead of giving you a list, and making it so easy, let's take a quiz with MCQs. Mind you, these are the 20 most common ones in the English language. Try it out. Let's get started then?

A Quiz on Words Spelled Incorrectly in English

Group 1Group 2
a) accommodate
b) acommodate
c) accommodat
d) accammodate
a) deductible
b) deductable
c) deductuble
d) deductabel
Group 3Group 4
a) embarras
b) embaras
c) embarass
d) embarrass
a) foreward
b) forword
c) forworde
d) foreword
Group 5Group 6
a) indispensabel
b) indispensible
c) indispensable
d) indespensible
a) judgement
b) judgment
c) judgemant
d) judgmant
Group 7Group 8
a) liason
b) liasson
c) liasone
d) liaison
a) occassion
b) ocassion
c) occasion
d) ocasion
Group 9Group 10
a) perserverance
b) persaverence
c) perserverence
d) perseverance
a) procede
b) proceede
c) proced
d) proceed
Group 11Group 12
a) business
b) bizineess
c) busyness
d) besniss
a) envirement
b) enviornment
c) environment
d) enviarmint
Group 13Group 14
a) facinating
b) fascinating
c) fasenating
d) fassinating
a) beleive
b) bilieve
c) bileive
d) believe
Group 15Group 16
a) dilemma
b) dillemma
c) dillema
d) dilema
a) excersize
b) exercise
c) excercize
d) exersize
Group 17Group 18
a) consensus
b) concensus
c) consencus
d) consenssus
a) inadvertant
b) inadvartant
c) inadvartent
d) inadvertent
Group 19Group 20
a) prerogative
b) perogative
c) perogitive
d) preragitive
a) rime
b) ryme
c) rhime
d) rhyme

If you get the correct answers for more than 15 of these MCQs, then, you need not worry about being prone to this. Here are the answers.
  1. 1. a
  2. 2. a
  3. 3. d
  4. 4. d
  5. 5. c
  1. 6. b
  2. 7. d
  3. 8. c
  4. 9. d
  5. 10. d
  1. 11. a
  2. 12. c
  3. 13. b
  4. 14. d
  5. 15. a
  1. 16. b
  2. 17. a
  3. 18. d
  4. 19. a
  5. 20. d
There are more words that you could go wrong with; here they are:
  • argument
  • arithmetic
  • athlete
  • awful
  • balance
  • basically
  • develop
  • difference
  • disappear
  • disappoint
  • breathe
  • brilliant
  • calendar
  • careful
  • fundamental
  • generally
  • government
  • grammar
  • guarantee
  • guidance
  • happiness
  • heroes
  • humorous
  • identity
  • knowledge
  • laboratory
  • length
  • lesson
  • mysterious
  • naturally
  • necessary
  • neighbor
  • neither
  • paid
  • parallel
  • particularly
  • peculiar
  • perceive
  • presence
  • privilege
  • probably
  • professional
  • promise
  • proof
  • psychology
  • quantity
  • quarter
  • quiet
  • recommend
  • reference
  • religious
  • repetition
  • restaurant
  • using
  • usually
  • village
  • weird
  • welcome
  • whether
  • writing
Hope this article helped you get rid of some confusion regarding a few spellings. This is where I sign off! A bientôt!