cematery, cemetary or cemetery?

Cemetery is a tricky word to spell but as soon as you learn a memory trick , or see all those e's you'll remember the spelling.

See the vowels:
See all the e’s: cemetery

Use a memory trick:
A cemetery is eerie with lots of greenery not evil.

Use syllable breakdown:
"ce / me / te / ry"

Plural spelling rule - change the 'y' to 'ies' - cemeteries (4 e's)
cemetery - cemeteries

Photo of Haworth Parsonage Cemetery, Yorkshire, UK

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