Correct spelling, explanation: in Middle English written was actually pronounced /writ ten/ (like two separate words and with both t’s pronounced). Throughout the years pronunciation changed to just one t heard, however spelling remained. Notice, that if you try to say written very slowly you will pronounce both t’s.
Writen is a wrong form, since it has just one t.
Definition of written:
verb, past participle form of write; to put letters or other characters in order to communicate
I’ve written two books so far in my life.
adjective, expressed in writing
You have to apply for the course in a written form.
Incorrect spelling, explanation: this form is a misspelling, because there should be double t – written, as in Middle English origin. In ME this word was actually pronounced with both t’s, hence the spelling.
Writen is therefore a wrong spelling.
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