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Yoghurt v's Yogurt

S: 14st3.0lb C: 13st11.5lb G: 11st0.0lb BMI: 29.9 Loss: 0st5.5lb(2.76%)
#4
I've always spelled it yoghurt, but have also noticed 'yogurt' more lately. Think I'll stick to yoghurt!
 

Donnie46

Slow but sure....
S: 22st0lb C: 19st7lb G: 10st0lb BMI: 55.1 Loss: 2st7lb(11.36%)
#6
I always spell Yoghurt with a 'h' - it must be the way I was taught to spell it because I have always spelt it this way.
 

suepat10

I am one of the 63336
S: 20st3lb C: 20st3lb G: 12st7lb BMI: 44.3 Loss: 0st0lb(0%)
#7
Thank you all. With an 'h' it is!

The first time I wondered was when I realised our local Sainsbury's had a big sign over the aisle without the 'h'.
 

Cougar

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S: 16st11.5lb C: 14st9lb G: 10st7lb BMI: 35.2 Loss: 2st2.5lb(12.95%)
#8
I spell it without the 'H' but I used to live in the States which probably explains why!
 
#9
I've never noticed it without the H.
*rushes off to check all the different "yoghurts" in the fridge*

Edit - well I never!! The Mullers and the Tesco natural yoghurt don't have a H!

A quick check of my (old) OED has it spelt without a H (although the H spelling is listed as an alternative).
 

funcurls

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G: 10st10lb
#10
Yes it's the blinkin American slang creeping in! No offence to anyone American but it would be nice to stick to proper english as we're living in the country that started the language!! LOL!X
 
S: 11st3.0lb C: 11st7.0lb G: 9st7.0lb BMI: 27.6 Loss: -0st4lb(-2.55%)
#11
I always use an 'h' in my yoghurt too! I think it gives it more flavour. Not flavor.

;)
 

Sticky

I will succeed!!!
S: 13st3lb C: 12st8.5lb G: 10st0lb BMI: 29.4 Loss: 0st8.5lb(4.59%)
#13
Yoghurt for me!

Ya know...looking at the number of uses of it on this thread makes you realise how weird a word yoghurt is!

Or is it just me? x
 
S: 14st0lb C: 14st2lb G: 9st0lb BMI: 36.2 Loss: -0st2lb(-1.02%)
#16
Its got to be yoghurt!! I have just asked my 14 year old son and he said with 'H' as well! How odd! :D
 

pesty

Fighting the bulge
S: 13st13.5lb C: 13st2.5lb G: 11st0lb BMI: 31.7 Loss: 0st11lb(5.63%)
#18
Im going to have to ask my brothers teacher we use to get it a lot in primary school so i wonder if you can mark someone wrong for spelling it either way?!?! It was that and egg Yoke i use to get wrong everytime!! lol
 


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