Jason (jcreed) wrote,
Jason
jcreed

Oh, shit. I've been writing "assidious" all these years (presumably by analogy with "insidious", or else via pronouncing it more like /@ "sIdZ j@s/ than /@ "sId ju @s/) Apparently it is really spelled "assiduous", even though there are pages like this one that have both spellings on the same page.
Tags: phonology, spelling, words
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