4 Oct 2016

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A-Z List Of Most Commonly Misspelled Words For SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam

In This Post We are sharing some Important and Most Commonly Misspelled Words In English. Every Year SSC ask 2-3 Questions Form This Part So Keeping That In Mind we are here sharing A list of Most Commonly Misspelled Words For SSC CGL TIER 2 English Exam.


Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘A’

  1. absence – absence, absense
  2. acceptable – acceptible
  3. accidently / accidentally – accidentaly
  4. accommodate – accommodate, accomodate
  5. achieve – acheive
  6. acknowledge – aknowledge, acknowlege
  7. acquaintance – acquaintance, acquaintence
  8. acquit – aquit
  9. acquire – adquire, aquire
  10. acreage – acerage, acrage
  11. address – adress
  12. adultery – adultary
  13. advisable – advizable or adviseable
  14. affect – effect
  15. aggression – aggression, agression
  16. alcohol – alchohol
  17. allege – allage, alege
  18. allegiance – allegience, alegiance, allegaince
  19. almost – allmost
  20. a lot – alot (this has to be split into 2 words and shouldn’t be single)
  21. amateur – amature, amatuer
  22. amend – ammend
  23. annually – annualy, anually
  24. apparent – aparent , apparant
  25. arctic – artic
  26. argument – arguement
  27. atheist – athiest
  28. average – averege , avrage
  29. awful – aweful , awfull

Most Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘B’

  1. because – becuase
  2. beginning – beginning
  3. becoming – becomeing
  4. believe – beleive
  5. bellwether – bellweather
  6. buoyant / buoy – bouyant, bouy
  7. burglar – burgler, buglar
  8. business – bussiness, bisness, buisness, bizness

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘C’

  1. calendar – calender
  2. camouflage – camoflague , camoflage
  3. capitol – capital (here both the spellings are correct but is distinct where you use it)
  4. Caribbean – Carribean
  5. category – catagory
  6. caught – caugt , cauhgt
  7. cemetery – cematery , cemetary
  8. changeable – changable
  9. chief – cheif
  10. colleague – collegue , collaegue
  11. collectible – collectable
  12. coming – comming
  13. column – colomn, colum
  14. committed – comitted , commited
  15. concede – conceed
  16. congratulate – congrajulate, congradulate
  17. conscientious – consciencious
  18. conscious – consious , concious
  19. consensus – concensus
  20. controversy – controvorsy, contraversy
  21. coolly – cooly

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘D’

  1. daiquiri – daquiri , dacquiri
  2. deceive – decieve , decive
  3. definite – definit , definate
  4. definitely – definately, defiantly , definitly
  5. desperate – desparate
  6. difference – diference, diffrence , diference
  7. dilemma – dilema
  8. disastrous – disasterous
  9. disappoint – disapoint
  10. drunkenness – drunkeness
  11. dumbbell – dumbell

Most Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘E’

  1. embarrass – embarass , embbarrass
  2. equipment – equiptment
  3. exceed – excede , excced
  4. exhilarate – exilerate , exhilerate
  5. existence – existance
  6. experience – experiance
  7. extreme – extreem

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘F’

  1. fascinating – facinating
  2. fiery – firey
  3. fluorescent – flourescent
  4. foreign – foriegn
  5. friend – freind
  6. fulfil – fullfil

Most Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘G’

  1. gauge – guage
  2. grateful – greatful , gratefull
  3. guarantee – garantee, garanty , garentee
  4. guidance – guidence

Most Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘H’

  1. harass – harrass , haras
  2. height – heigth , heighth
  3. hierarchy – heirarchy , hirerchy
  4. hors d’oeuvres – ordeurves , hors derves
  5. humorous – humerous , humoros
  6. hygiene – hygine, hygene, hiygeine, hygeine , higeine
  7. hypocrite / hypocrisy – hipocrit , hyppocrite

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘I’

  1. ignorance – ignorence
  2. imitate – imitete, immitate
  3. immediately – imediately , immedietely
  4. independent – independant
  5. indispensable – indispensible
  6. inoculate – innoculate
  7. intelligence – intelligance , intelligence

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘J’

  1. judgment – judgement (there’s still an issue with this word at U.S.)
  2. jewelry – jewelery (UK: jewellery)

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘K’

  1. kernel – kernal, different from homonym ‘colonel’

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘L’

  1. leisure – liesure , lesure
  2. liaison – liason , lison
  3. library – liberry , libary
  4. license – lisence
  5. lightning – lightening
  6. lose – loos, loose

Most Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘M’

  1. maintenance – maintnance , maintainance
  2. medieval – medevil, mideval , medeval
  3. memento – momento , momentto
  4. millennium – milennium , millenium
  5. miniature – miniture
  6. minuscule – miniscule
  7. mischievous – mischevous, mischevious , mischievious
  8. misspell – misspel , mispell

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘N’

  1. necessary – necessery , neccessary
  2. niece – neice
  3. neighbor – neigbor, nieghbor
  4. noticeable – noticable

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘O’

  1. occasion – occassion
  2. occasionally – occassionally , occasionaly
  3. occurrence – occurence , occurrance
  4. occurred – occured
  5. omission – omision , ommision
  6. original – orignal , originel
  7. outrageous – outragous

Most Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘P’

  1. parliament – parliment
  2. pastime – pasttime, passtime
  3. perceive – percieve, perceve
  4. perseverance – perseverence, preservrance
  5. personnel – personel, personell
  6. plagiarize – plagerize
  7. playwright – playwrite, playright
  8. possession – possesion, posession
  9. potatoes – potatos
  10. precede – preceed
  11. presence – presance
  12. principle – principal
  13. privilege – priviledge, privelege
  14. professor – professer
  15. promise – promiss
  16. pronunciation – pronounciation
  17. proof – proofe, prufe
  18. prophecy – prophesy (suitable as a verb)
  19. publicly – publically

Most Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘Q’

  1. quarantine – quarentine
  2. queue – que
  3. questionnaire – questionnair, questionnaire

Most Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘R’

  1. readable – readible
  2. really – relly, realy
  3. receive – recieve
  4. receipt – reciept
  5. recommend – reccommend, recomend
  6. referred – refered
  7. reference – refrence, referance
  8. relevant – revelant, relevent
  9. religious – religius, religous
  10. repetition – repitition
  11. restaurant – restaraunt, restarant
  12. rhyme – ryme, rime
  13. rhythm – rythem, rhythm

Most Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘S’

  1. secretary – secretery, secratary
  2. seize – sieze
  3. sergeant – sargent
  4. separate – seperate
  5. similar – similer
  6. skilful – skilfull
  7. speech – speeche, speach
  8. successful – successfull, sucessful, succesful
  9. supersede – supercede
  10. surprise – surprize, surprise

Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘T’

  1. their – they’re, there
  2. tomatoes – tomatos, tomotoes
  3. tomorrow – tommorrow
  4. twelfth – twelth
  5. tyranny – tyrany

Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘U’

  1. underrate – underate
  2. until – untill
  3. upholstery – upholstry
  4. usable/useable – usible

Common Misspelled Words With Alphabet ‘V’

  1. vacuum – vacume, vaccuum
  2. vegetarian – vegatarian
  3. vehicle – vehical, vehicel
  4. vicious – visious

Commonly Misspelled Words With Alphabets “W, X, Y, Z”

  1. weather – wether
  2. weird – wierd
  3. welfare – welfair, wellfare
  4. whether – wether
  5. wilful – wilfull
  6. withhold – withold
  7. writing – writeing, writting
Since we rarely use letters with x, y and z, chances of being misspelled is very less.
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