Correct spelling, explanation: deriving from French developper, this word is spelled develop, not
develope. We pronounce the word /dɪˈveləp/, while other spelling would suggest another pronunciation. Therefore develop is the correct form.
Definition of develop:
verb, to improve, advance or expand something
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Incorrect spelling, explanation:
develope is an incorrect form, and might be the result of mispronouncing the word develop. The correct pronunciation is /dɪˈveləp/, however it is often mistaken by pronouncing / dɪˈveləʊp/. The correct pronunciation points to the correct form: develop.
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