Spelling Exceptions

For consistency and readability, spell the following words and phrases in this form:

 

✓alright

 

 

✘all right

 

It’s alright, I’ll go.
 

✓OK

 

 

✘Okay, okay, Ok

 

That’s not OK.
 

✓‘cause

 

 

✘cos, coz

 

He did it ‘cause he was tired.
 

✓straight away

 

 

✘straightaway

 

He left straight away.
 

✓till

 

 

✘‘til, til

 

We’re waiting till noon.
 

✓good morning

 

 

✘goodmorning

 

Good morning, John.
 

✓goodnight

 

 

✘good night

 

Goodnight, Amy.
 

✓no-one

 

 

✘noone, no one

 

It seems no-one is coming.
 

✓teammate

 

 

✘team-mate, team mate

 

His teammate agrees.

More questions? See our Recorded Captioning Style Guide.

Updated on May 21, 2018

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