Favor or Favour?

Posted on Monday, June 14, 2010 by Debiprasad Sahoo

Favor is the correct spelling as per American English. But Favour is used in British English.

Similarly, the past form of this word is favored (America) and favoured (British).

Also, the word favorite is correct in American English, where favourite is in British English.

There are few other words: favourable, favourably, favouritism stands in British English for their American counterparts: favorable, favorably, favoritism.

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