Dragonlords of Dumnonia

Scriptorium

American vs. British Usage

(Revised 4/10/98)

Here are some words that have tripped up Scriptorium members in the past. I'm sure we'll be adding to the list as we go along!

American British
canceled cancelled
carcass carcase
clamor clamour
dreamed dreamt
dueling duelling
enamored enamoured
grueling gruelling
jeweled jewelled
judgment judgement
kidnaped kidnapped
marshaling marshalling
marveled marvelled
marveling marvelling
meager meagre
moldy mouldy
pretense pretence
rancor rancour
rhapsodized rhapsodised
realized realised
reverie revery
sergeant serjeant
signaled signalled
splendor splendour
swiveled swivelled
while whilst
worshiping worshipping

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