Incorrect spelling, explaination:
guidence is an incorrect spelling as the suffix used to create this noun is -ance, not -ence. Therefore the verb guide with the correct suffix gives us spelling guidance – the only correct form.
Correct spelling, explaination: this word comes from the verb guide and noun suffix -ance which gives the meaning of action, process or quality of something. This definition points to guidance as a correct form, since the spelling of the correctly used suffix.
Definition of guidance:
noun, an action of guiding, leading someone; advice
His guidance was essential for new workers.
Reading the guidance is important before switching this machine on.
Still not sure?Ask your question in our comments section below (we reply to all comments within 24 hours)
or return to main search.