What Is New York State’s Most Misspelled Word?
Have you ever misspelled a word so badly that the spell check doesn't even recognize what you were going for? It happens to me more than I would like to admit.
In the age of spell checkers on the computer I feel like my vocabulary has taken a hit and it shows in the amount of red lines that show up on my documents daily. Good thing this isn't just a problem I have!
Google released a list of the most misspelled words in each state by pulling trends from searches users made starting with "how to spell..."
So what is New York's most misspelled word? Beautiful. I get the confusion, we have some silent letters in there and that can trip people up. I actually say to myself while typing "B-E-A-utiful" which is something I picked up from Bruce Almighty (which was partly filmed in Buffalo). No joke.
How did we fare against other states? Tongue, Maintenance, Appreciate and Definitely gave some states big problems. Find out their most misspelled words HERE and see if you've had trouble with them too!