Correct spelling, explanation: interested may be not an intuitive way to spell this word, as in pronunciation e in ter is silent. However interested is a word combined from Latin inter and verb esse (to be) meaning to concern. Therefore it should be written with said e and
intrested is a wrong form.
Definition of interested:
adjective, involved in sth or curious about sth
I am not interested in crime stories – they’re all the same!
Everyone interested in joining the club should send us contact information via mail.
Incorrect spelling, explanation: the correct form interested comes from Latin (inter + esse) and means to concern. This is why we should keep this first e in the word, although it is silent.
Intrested is therefore incorrect and the correct spelling is intrested.
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