Correct spelling, explanation: apartment is a noun that is known from the XVII century. It comes from French appartement, but unlike its ancestor, it should be written with only one p. The incorrect spelling –
appartmant is most likely a loan translation, and the only correct spelling is apartment.
Definition of apartment:
noun: a room or a set of rooms forming a suite that is a part of a larger building used for living or renting;
After the wedding, we want to buy an apartment in town and move there as soon as possible.
I am looking for an apartment with an ocean view for our vacation.
Incorrect spelling, explanation:
appartmant is the incorrect spelling of a noun apartment. Apartment originates from French appartement. The predecessor suggests the spelling with double consonant p– appartment, but in contemporary English the right spelling is apartment.
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