Unformatted text preview: the strings on a guitar? Try Elephants And Donkeys Grow Big Ears: E, A, D, G, B, E As you can see, mnemonics are often silly, but that may help you all the more. One of the most nonsensical and universally remembered mnemonics is a sentence that includes every letter of the alphabet, and is often used by people learning to type: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. mnemonics: codes to help you spell words 57 M N E M O N I C S TO H E L P YO U S P E L L C O R R E C T LY
Here are some useful mnemonics to help you remember words with tricky or hard-to-remember spellings: 1. stationery/stationary stationery with an e is the word that uses writing paper, pens and envelopes stationary with an a is the word that describes something that is parked, not moving 2. principle/principal The principal of your school is your pal A principle is a rule to obey 3. capital/capitol The ﬁrst letter of a sentence is always spelled with a tall letter. The capitol building has a dome on it. 4. Necess...
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