Incorrect spelling

writen

Incorrect spelling, explanation: the pronunciation of this word nowadays may make us think that writen is how we are supposed to spell however the right form is written. This is because the spelling has remained the same since ages of Middle English, when written was actually pronounced with double t (notice, that if you try to say the word very slowly, double t may be heard).


Correct spelling

written

Correct spelling, explanation: written is spelled with double t because it used to be pronounced in a way that actually emphasised both t’s. Pronunciation then changed, but the spelling remained. Writen is a wrong form as we still write written just like in Middle English.

Definition of written:
verb, past participle form of write; to communicate with the help of characters like letters or numbers
Have you written this letter?
adjective, expressed with writing
It is easier to express you feelings when they are written.


Incorrect spelling

wroten

Incorrect spelling

Incorrect spelling

writed

Incorrect spelling