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Which spelling do you prefer?
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Gray or Grey?
Plow or Plough?
Donut or Doughnut?
Ketchup or Catsup?
Theater or Theatre?

For me it's...
Grey,
Theater.
The rest are interchangeable... Depends on my mood.

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I prefer..
Gray
Plow
Donut
Ketchup
Theater

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Grey
Plow
Donut
Ketchup
Theater

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For me it's Grey, Theater, and the rest are interchangeable.
Actually, I don't think I've ever had to write Ketchup/Catsup down...
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is there a right and wrong?

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No, It's just a matter of taste. I think some are English spellings, or just more old fashioned...
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- Grey (looks more poetic)
- Plow (I've never seen it spelled any other way)
- Donut
- Ketchup
- Theatre (looks more poetic)

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I agree with you on Grey... Gray looks to happy. But I always spell it Theater... I don't know why...
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Grey
Plow
Donut
Ketchup
Theatre

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Gray
Plough
Doughnut
Ketchup
Theatre

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Grey
Plough
Doughnut
Ketchup
Theatre

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Grey
Plow
Donut
Ketchup
Theatre

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There are two types of English: Simplified and original. The simplified English is used most often in America, which uses "gray, plow, donut, Catsup (in some areas in the U.S.), and theater."
However, original English is used by a lot of other countries, and it uses the spellings, "gray, plough, doughnut, Ketchup, and theatre."
Simplified English was created when someone came up with an easier way to spell words that could be modified. Though I don't know why "grey/gray" happened.

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I see ketchup more often than catsup...
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Yes, I do too.
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Grey
Plough
Doughnut
Catsup
Theatre.

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Grey
Plow
Donut
Ketchup
Theater

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@hugsandkisses Are you trying to divide America and the UK?

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Nope. I'm from America, and I use grey, not gray. I'm just wondering which y'all prefer.
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Gray
Plow
Doughnut
Ketchup
Theater

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I don't care. However if the two different spellings are in the same sentence it aggravates me....

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Me too.
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