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  1. Despatched/Dispatched?

    LadyS [sign in to see picture]
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    I also prefer dispatched, I think despatched look very odd indeed.

    JM88 [sign in to see picture]
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    When i read the emails in my head, i actually pronounce the word despatch and dispatch differently. When i talk and mention the word, i always pronounce it the same way as i do the word dispatch.

    Im actually going to be the first to admit that i never knew both ways were correct and assumed despatch was an error! Oops.

    I think its mainly because i shop a lot online and most sites/sellers use dispatch when they send you emails so thats the one i am most used to seeing.

    Char99 [sign in to see picture]
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    Despatch here, dispatch just looks really, really weird!

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