Incorrect spelling, explanation:
submited is an incorrect form, because t should be doubled (submitted). According to the rule we double the last consonant of a word if the word ends with consonant-vowel-consonant combination. Therefore the correct form is submitted (submit with the suffix -ed).
Correct spelling, explanation: this is the correct form, because of the rule that says if a word ends with consonant-vowel-consonant combination, then we double the last consonant in case of a suffix. Here, in submitted, we added suffix -ed to the word submit, which gives us double t, hence submitted. Therefore
submited is an incorrect spelling.
Definition of submitted:
verb, past form of submit, to give over; to hand for approval
I submitted my thesis 2 months ago and I’m still waiting for approval.
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