Incorrect spelling, explanation: in order for the word
bisness to be correct, the base word here would have to be bis and it doesn’t really make sense. On the other hand, if the base word is busy when the suffix -ness is added, it leads to the logical and understandable word business which is correct. In order to spell business right, it’s important to always remember the base word to manage the spelling.
Correct spelling, explanation: when you think about it, business has very simple roots. The main word here is the word busy with the suffix -ness to create a noun out of a verb. Because of phonetic reasons, the y is changed to i. This leaves us with the final word business so follow this logic if you’re ever unsure about how to spell this word.
Definition of business:
1. an occupation, profession, or trade
It’s difficult to start in clothing business without the knowledge of trends.
2. economic, commercial activity
I decided to start a small business: I sell hand-made candles and bath bombs.
3. a thing that needs to be done
I have some business to do in the mall today, I will probably go shopping and to the post office.
Idioms with business:
none of one’s business – used to express that an issue is private and will not be discussed with others
My ex-boyfriend wanted to know how I’m doing but I told him it was none of his business now.
mind one’s own business – to be only concerned with one’s own affairs and not meddling with others’ issues.
I was at the party, minding my own business and having fun until a guy came out of nowhere and wanted to fight.
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Why do you say so?
this is dumb