Since the two endings '-ance' and '-ence' are pronounced the same, it is difficult to know from the sound which is the correct spelling.
Here is a list of nouns ending with '-ence'.
Abhorrence, abstinence, accidence, acquiescence,…
Most nouns formed with '-acy' and '-asy' endings have abstract meanings such as the state, condition or quality of something. By far the biggest group is the '-acy nouns.
Here are the commonest of them.
Accuracy, adequacy, advocacy,…
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Here is a list of common adjectives that end with
'-ible'. Be familiar with them.
Accessible, admissible, audible, coercible, collapsible, compatible,…
Adjective Forming ending
The two endings '-able' and '-ible' are pronounced the same, but they pose a problem for beginners.
Be familiar with the following '-able' adjectives:
Countable, drinkable, microwavable, breakable, uncrushable,…