February 27th, 2012

Mab's Blair

The difference between council and counsel

Today I tackle the difference between council/councillor and counsel/counsellor (or councilor and counselor if you’re writing in USA English).

Today's examples are brought to you by Star Trek: TOS, Star Trek:TNG, Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, The Professionals, and The Sentinel. It's like a council of fandoms, counselling us on appropriate word usage.

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