Principal vs principle

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #578 [color=blue]“Real Life: Banking (3)”, question 4

The amount on a loan is the original amount that was borrowed. Interest rates are calculated from this original debt amount.

(a) principle
(b) pension
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(d) possession

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #578 [color=blue]“Real Life: Banking (3)”, answer 4

The principle amount on a loan is the original amount that was borrowed. Interest rates are calculated from this original debt amount.

Correct answer: (a) principle

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“Principal” is the right spelling here.

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