Asked in English Spelling and Pronunciation
Full at the end of the word?
When the word "full" is added to another word to make a compound word, the resulting noun has only one "L". E.g. hand + full = handful, pocket+full = pocketful. This is concurrent with the form of the adjectives "bountiful" and "plentiful". ...
Asked in Possessive Nouns
What is the singular possessive word for handful?
Technically, it would of course be handful's, though it is difficult to imagine a sentence which could include such a word. 'She gave me a handful of sweets. The handful's weight was three ounces.' Mmm - hardly idiomatic! ...
Asked in Scrabble, Anagrams and Word Scrambles
What word can you spell using the letters oyiiurl?
There are only a handful of combinations: oily, roil, your, oil, our, you, or and I. ...