Enquiry vs Inquiry: Correct Word


Enquiry vs Inquiry

“In general parlance, it is understood that enquire is to be used for ‘asking’, while inquire is what constitutes ‘making a formal investigation’. In reality though, enquiry is preferred in British English, whereas the Americans are more comfortable with inquiry. As a matter of fact, it is only in British English that any attention is paid to the distinction. In US and Australian English, inquiry has, for all practical purposes, taken over. Read more: Difference Between Enquiry and Inquiry | Difference Between | Enquiry vs Inquiry

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