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    #1

    priviledges or privileges

    "Seniors have certain priviledges." <- Is the sentence correct? I think it should be "privileges".

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    #2

    Re: priviledges or privileges

    This is what dictionaries are for.

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    Re: priviledges or privileges

    I know it but the word "priviledge" is not in my dictionary. I think there is no word "priviledge" in English language.

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    Re: priviledges or privileges

    It is a big clue that you can't find it in the dictionary. Another clue? Type it into Google and see what it says.

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    Re: priviledges or privileges

    I've found the word in this dictionary (in the middle of page) http://ling.pl/senior

    but it seems to me there's no word "priviledge" in English language http://www.howtospell24.com/privilege.html. I'm not sure.

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    Re: priviledges or privileges

    Finding a word on a somewhat dodgy-looking internet multi-language website is no indication of its correctness. Get yourself a proper English dictionary (Chambers or the Oxford English dictionary, for example). If you look a word up in it and it's not there, then it's pretty much certain it doesn't exist.

    Bookmark OneLook too.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: priviledges or privileges

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Bookmark OneLook too.
    I have quoted that just to make sure that nobody missed it.

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