What's the difference in using practise instead of practice and advise instead of advice?
I always get confused when using them in sentences or essays..
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Your post’s title is misleading. The meaning of “practice” and “practise” is the same; it’s just the spelling that’s different. “Practice” is the American spelling; “practise” is the British/Commonwealth spelling.
EDIT: According to Smock, “practise” is a verb in the UK but “practice” is a noun. In the US we use “practice” as both a verb and noun. These two words sound the same.
“Advice” and “advise” do not sound the same. The former is a noun and is pronounced with a voiceless consonant at the end (“s” sound). The latter is a verb and is pronounced with a voiced consonant at the end (“z” sound).