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Spelling tips – committee

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‘Committee’ has double ‘m’ and double ‘t’. Here’s how to remember:

Many Meetings Take Time

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17/01/2010 at 2:26 pm

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  1. If bright kids were given a little Latin in school, they wouldn’t need most of these explanations. The others are going to get it wrong anyway.


    14/03/2010 at 9:13 pm

    • Yes, and isn’t it sad that such an idea is so unlikely to be adopted. If anyone’s interested, there’s a lovely Latin primer written by Harry Mount called Amo, Amas, Amat and All That.


      15/03/2010 at 8:58 am

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