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“Anyone who can only think of one way to spell a word obviously lacks imagination.” ― Mark Twain

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i before e, except after c?

silent e at the end of a word with a long vowel in the center?

at times, who in the abc really knows?

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in the recent comedy, ‘bad words,’

jason bateman plays an adult who participates in a kids’ spelling bee

and is required to spell the word,

‘floccinaucinihilipilification.’

(the action or habit of estimating something as worthless) 

ouch.

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“The story’s what matters; spelling’s overrated.” ― Adam Langer, The Salinger Contract

image credits: focus features, growing jeweled rose.com

 

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