Most searched words in 2014

Jan 13, 2015

The top 10 most commonly searched words in the online dictionary for 2014 are: practise, practice, licence, effect, wellbeing, firsthand, license, longstanding, onboard, complement

Want some help remembering what's what for these common confusables? Here's some handy help from the blog:

The difference between complement & compliment
The difference between practice & practise 
The difference between licence & license
The difference between effect & affect
Programme or program?

Curious to know what the most commonly searched words are week by week? Check out the Word Cloud.


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