Spelling Tricky Words

Dessert vs. desert

Dessert vs Desert
Left: Bill Diodato / Getty Images; Right: Brian Stablyk / Getty Images

One 's' or two? Dessert or desert? Here are a couple of clues to help you get it straight:

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Hernandez, Beverly. "Spelling Tricky Words." ThoughtCo, Apr. 18, 2017, thoughtco.com/spelling-tricky-words-dessert-1833076. Hernandez, Beverly. (2017, April 18). Spelling Tricky Words. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/spelling-tricky-words-dessert-1833076 Hernandez, Beverly. "Spelling Tricky Words." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/spelling-tricky-words-dessert-1833076 (accessed March 22, 2018).