Date: Tue, 16 Jan 1996 10:20:35 -0500 From: "Dale F.Coye" Subject: Re: spelling of -ise words Unless I've fallen into a time warp Americans spell virtually all words like organize, realize with -ize, while in the UK it's -ise. The main exception which comes to mind is advertise, but Webster's Third allows -ize here too, though AH2, unfortunately, does not. What is Canadian practice ? Dale Coye