Incorrect spelling, explanation: a double -m letter in a word isn’t so common in the English language, and because of that many English users make a mistake in the spelling of recommended as they tend to write it with a single -m letter. It results in
recomended, which is wrong as the only correct spelling is recommended.
Correct spelling, explanation: recommended is an English regular verb and its base form is recommend. The word itself has its origin in the Latin form commendare, which used to mean commit to the care of. A more similar version of recommended appeared in Medieval Latin, in which it had the form recommendare. Recommended appeared in English in the times of the Middle Ages.
Definition of recommended:
1. verb (past form) – when something is good or suitable for someone;
Taking into consideration my stressful working conditions, my doctor recommended that I go for a short walk every day.
2. verb (past form) – to advise;
The city authorities recommended using more public transport due to the rising prices of petrol.
Collocations with recommended:
A few common collocations include: definitely recommended, personally recommended, and recommended for.
He saw the film yesterday and definitely recommended it so I think I’ll see it this weekend.
You don’t have to be worried about anything as I personally recommended you to the manager.
Kate was recommended for the job so I’m sure she will get it.
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