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  1. Unregistered
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    #1

    favourite

    Hi there,
    please proofread these sentences.

    My favourite animal is a dog. It is called Simon
    My favourite animal is the dog because they are cute.
    My favourite animal is dog because they are cute.
    My favourite animal is dog.

    Thanks
    pete


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    #2

    Re: favourite

    The last two are wrong

  2. Newbie
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    #3

    Re: favourite

    May I also ask about the difference between favourite and favorite?

    Thanks...


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    #4

    Re: favourite

    Quote Originally Posted by nice View Post
    May I also ask about the difference between favourite and favorite?

    Thanks...
    "favourite" = British spelling
    "favorite" = American spelling

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    #5

    Re: favourite

    See also https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/a...ighlight=panda.
    Incidentally, anyone who called his dog Simon would probably refer to him as 'he'. (There are people who would use the neuter, but not a dog-lover (even if the dog had been neutered ).

    b

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