What is the difference between Practise and Practice or Advice and Advise?
This is a common problem that even native speakers have problems with occasionally.
Practise and Advise are verbs
Practice is a noun or an adjective
Advice is a noun
If you want to speak good English:
- You must practise a lot
- Reading English every day is good practice
- There are a number of Practice tests on this website
- Could you give me some advice, please?
- My teacher advised me to spend my summer in an English speaking country
Good idea for remembering which is the noun:
Think that “ice” is a noun, but “ise” isn’t.
So the words that finish in “ice” are nouns(or adjectives).
The words that finish in “ise” are NOT