Think you can spell like a pro? The English language is expansive and unique. According to many experts, it has the largest vocabulary of any language because of its unique roots. It is also evolving all the time. English has rules, but these rules have exceptions. In fact, there may even be more exceptions than rules. From silent letters to letters which combine to make whole new sounds, modern English really reflects its diverse roots by having so much going on that it would be impossible to totally master it.
Even for many seasoned writers, spelling and grammar can pose a challenge from time to time. This can be seen especially in older documents from centuries past, before strict standards were set, when people spelled things however they wanted. This makes such documents very challenging for modern readers, who know that the letters "S" and "F" are not interchangeable. In many cases, English is truly a language in which the rules are meant to be broken. It all goes a lot deeper than "I before E, except after C."
If you think you can spell like a champion and that your grammar is on point, see if you can edit your way through this quiz!
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