Reply to post: I before E except after C and except when it sounds like A as in "neighbor" and "weigh"

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I before E except after C and except when it sounds like A as in "neighbor" and "weigh"

The version I was taught was "I before E except after C, but only when the sound is E".

But yes, people are taught half a rule and then wonder why it doesn't work.

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