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Old April 13th, 2007, 10:17 AM
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I have noticed this before, but this morning on the weather segment, they showed airport flight boards a bit confused, with 2 different spellings lol

Flight canceled
Flight cancelled
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Old April 13th, 2007, 10:28 AM
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I have noticed this before, but this morning on the weather segment, they showed airport flight boards a bit confused, with 2 different spellings lol

Flight canceled
Flight cancelled
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This is one of those cases where both spellings are correct.

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Old April 13th, 2007, 03:26 PM
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Sure is confusing.......but I'm not a fifth grader
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I've always spelled it with 2 "l's", but then, I'm Canadian!

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spell check likes one L!
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Old April 14th, 2007, 02:25 AM
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I have done both. Does that mean I am not a fifth grader anymore?
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Actually, both are correct.

"ll" is British spelling, "l" is U.S. spelling.

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I spell it properly, with two "l"s.....

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