Significado de “spelling” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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spelling en inglés británico

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uk /ˈspel.ɪŋ/ us /ˈspel.ɪŋ/

A2 [ U ] forming words with the correct letters in the correct order, or the ability to do this:

He's hopeless at spelling.
My computer has a program which corrects my spelling.
Your essay is full of spelling mistakes/errors.

[ C ] the way a particular word is spelled:

This dictionary includes both British and American spellings of words.

Más ejemplos

  • "Is that the correct spelling?" "I don't know - look it up in a dictionary."
  • His essay was full of spelling errors.
  • Nobody got full marks in the spelling test.
  • The irregularity of English spelling means that it is easy to make mistakes.
  • You'll be marked down for poor spelling and punctuation.

(Definición de spelling del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

spelling en inglés americano

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spellingnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈspel·ɪŋ/

the forming of words with the letters in the correct order, or the way in which a word is formed:

[ C ] I shouldn’t be marked wrong just because I used British spellings rather than American.

(Definición de spelling del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)