Series list: Proper word use and grammar in English

This entry is one in a series that tackles issues of proper word use and grammar in English.

From time to time I post a blog entry that explains the proper use of English terms, especially those that get abused frequently. This is a list of all those entries.

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“Heighth” vs. “Height”

This entry is one in a series that tackles issues of proper word use and grammar in English.

When speaking of three dimensions, we often use words like “width,” “breadth,” and “depth.” The fourth word commonly used in “height,” which is odd because it is missing the final “h.” Nevertheless, that is correct.

There is no word “heighth.” Always use “height.”

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