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Australian English

There are many types of English used all over the world. This site uses Australian English however all submitted articles are published as they are.

There are subtle differences between the way Australians spell to what you may normally be used to.

Australians use the letter u 's in certain words. They use suffixes as --ise instead of --ize as well as --t instead of --ed . Here are examples of the common differences between how they spell words and how these words are spelt elsewhere.

Australian Spelling

Other Known Spelling

Centre

Center

Endeavour

Endeavor

Colour

Color

Armour

Armor

Dreamt

Dreamed

Spelt

Spelled

Learnt

Learned

Jeopardise

Jeopardize

Organise

Organize

Organisation

Organization

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