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    Spelling & Grammar

    Common Spelling Mistakes in English

    English can be confusing at times, even for native speakers, expert writers, and linguists. There are so many words that sound the same but are spelled different and mean different things. (These are known as a homophone.) As a writer and as someone who has worked as a freelance editor, I’ve run into plenty of spelling mistakes. These are the ones I’ve noticed people confuse most often. Most Common Spelling Mistakes To vs. Two vs. Too Three words that sound the same but are all spelled different and mean different things are two, to, and too. Two is an easy one because it’s spelling and meaning are both quite different.…