Incorrect spelling, explanation: when it comes to spelling the most problematic words are the ones that feature double letters. That happens in the case of the word millennium, which features double -l and -n letters. Some users, however, get confused about it and a common mistake is to spell the word millennium as
millenium, which is incorrect.
Correct spelling, explanation: the word millennium appeared in English in the middle of the 17th century. The origin of the word can be tracked in the Latin word mille, which meant thousand. It is worth noticing that when it comes to spelling, the word millennium features a double -l and a double -n letter.
Definition of millennium:
1. noun – a period of one thousand years, or the point in which a period of one thousand years ends;
The corpse had been in the ground for almost a millennium.
Collocations with millennium:
Some common collocations include: millennium begins, the new millennium, past millennium;
Once a new millennium begins, everybody hopes it will be better than the previous one.
A new millennium is about to begin so there will be a great celebration all around the world.
The past millennium was difficult, but priceless when it comes to scientific research.
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