Incorrect spelling, explanation:
sais is incorrect and says is the correct one, because the core verb here is say. Y transforms to i when we add suffix -s in case of a consonant before y. In say there is a vowel before y, so y remains. This way we receive the correct spelling: says.
Correct spelling, explanation: says is the correct form, because this is a third person singular form of the verb say in present. In such case we add s to the end of the word. y only transforms to i when it is preceded by a consonant, but if there is a vowel before it, it remains the same. Therefore
sais is incorrect and the correct form is says.
Definition of says:
verb, third person singular of verb say; to pronounce, to express with speech
Jack always says he can’t go out with us. He is an introvert.
The sign says you mustn’t skate here!
Incorrect spellingSays or sais
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