British and American Spelling Exercise (520)

In each sentence below, a word spelled differently in American English and British English is missing. Choose the correct American English spelling for each word.

  • I let her borrow my ______ jacket.

  • He advised me to use my __________.

  • When it comes to supernatural phenomena, she’s a confirmed ________.

  • They had ________ the hard way not to interfere.

  • You can’t make an ________ without breaking some eggs.

Answers and Explanations

1. I let her borrow my gray jacket.

2. He advised me to use my judgment.

3. When it comes to supernatural phenomena, she’s a confirmed skeptic.

4. They had learned the hard way not to interfere.

5. You can’t make an omelet without breaking some eggs.

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