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Nicki Minaj popularized “yaaasssss” with her song “Yasss Bish” and she claims the pronunciation has roots in drag-queen culture.Feminist, Bae, Turnt: Time’s ‘Worst Words’ List Is Sexist and Racist|Samantha Allen|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It features a young girl at a spelling bee who is asked to spell “Hagan.”In North Carolina, GOP Overreach May Be More Unpopular Than Obama|Dean Obeidallah|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The current issue is also filled with dozens of grammatical errors and spelling mistakes.It Was All a Dream: Drama, Bullshit, and the Rebirth of The Source Magazine|Alex Suskind|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The other two are da—meaning father—and te—an alternate spelling of ti.
Other new admissions to the dictionary include qayaq—an alternate spelling of kayak—and thongy.
For telegrams the spelling does n't matter; the people at the office correct it—or if they don't you can put it off on them.Confidence|Henry James
The countess-dowager was not very adroit at spelling and composition, whether French or English, as you observe.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
By doing this he in about an hour learned the spelling, pronunciation, and meaning of nearly 100 French words.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
Obvious printing errors have been corrected, while minor irregularities in the spelling have been retained.
I follow F. mainly, correcting the spelling; and give selected variations.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer