Copyediting, Grammar, Writing

Grammar: Is it “whiskey” or “whisky”? #grammar

A copyeditor’s mind is a deep font of knowledge about many things—one of them the fine distinctions between the English language as spoken, and written, by Canadians, Americans, or the British. Which spelling should you use? To check, use the Oxford Canadian Dictionary for Canadian spelling, the Merriam-Webster Dictionary for American spelling, or the Oxford English for British spelling. The built-in dictionary on my Mac is the Merriam-Webster. This article explains more:

The Grammarphobia Blog: Is it “whiskey” or “whisky”?

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