I am wondering why the words me and we have one 'e', even though the word see has two.

  • Different etymologies
    – Henry
    Commented Nov 21, 2023 at 0:20
  • There's not really a good reason - lots of words have single "e", lots have double "e". "be" and "see" had similar forms in Old English - bieon, bian, bion; sean, sian, sea, sion - but are now spelt differently.
    – Stuart F
    Commented Nov 21, 2023 at 10:27
  • Why does we have one e and wee have two?
    – Hellion
    Commented Nov 22, 2023 at 21:31


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