Is the past tense for the word "earn" "earned" or "earnt", and does the word "earnt" even exist?
According to the Wiktionary, "earnt" is correct but not common:
According to the same Wictionary page,
Yes, "earnt" is common in Australian English (and is probably common in other areas as well).
protected by RegDwigнt♦ Nov 14 '12 at 9:39
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