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Whisky or whiskey?

How should you spell this word: whisky or whiskey? This is a tricky one as there are a few ways to interpret this, but I’ll do my best to explain.
Traditionally, the Scots, Canadians and Japanese spell the word whisky, whereas Americans and the Irish spell the word whiskey.
So, how should you spell the word? You really have two choices. You can either spell it according to the convention in your country or according to the country of origin. Hence, for example, Scottish whisky, or Irish whiskey.

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