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Help please ( for once and for all) ---johnny has to do his piano practi?e. johnny has to practi?e the piano. Please practi?e your handwriting.You must do some handwriting practi?e.The doctor has his practi?e on Abbey Road.Many thanks
Practise - verbPractice - nounIt is like advise (verb) and advice (noun)
You can also remember that 'ice' is a noun and so is 'practice'. Works for me!
Except in the US, where the distinction is nearly obsolete. (Both are spelled "practice.")
I suppose it would be easier to remember if there was a difference in pronunciation, as in advice/ advise.
in the US both are "practise", as with "license"
I remember it like this- You have to practiSe your SpellingsAndA doCtor has a mediCal practiCe
All the US books I've read use 'practice' for both noun and verb.
I too thought the US only used 'practice.'
apologies - yes US is "practice" but "license" for both noun and verb, just to be confusingand also "defines", "pretense" and others
Johnny has to do his piano practice. Johnny has to practise the piano. Please practise your handwriting.You must do some handwriting practice.The doctor has his practice on Abbey Road.
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