blaim the teachers.. There is a number of words that don't fall or work under the US dictionary but work under the Canadian dictionary.... or other english dictionaries.... this is prevailent in Word. What's interesting is that the youth have been usually all growing up with the default spelling as US based. interestingly i use the canadian.. Course i admit i make frequent spelling mistakes..... majority of which are so easy to understand that some people wouldn't even notice aside from the over anal nitpicking freaks Colour Color , Which is right? Tomb comb bomb , Do they Ryhme? If not, why not? Why? English, engrish is a horrible language, that at it's roots, are beyond being a truely worthy language.