pedal vs peddle : Common Errors in English

About pedal vs peddle

If you are delivering newspapers from a bike you can pedal it around theneighborhood (perhaps wearing “pedal-pushers”), but when you sell themfrom a newsstand you peddle them.

pedal Meaning(s)

  • (n) a sustained bass note
  • (n) a lever that is operated with the foot
  • (v) ride a bicycle
  • (v) operate the pedals on a keyboard instrument
  • (a) of or relating to the feet

peddle Meaning(s)

  • (v) sell or offer for sale from place to place

pedal in News

  1. MRHFM Employees Participate in Pedal the Cause to Raise Funds and Awareness for Cancer Research

    MRHFM pledges to donate $250 for each employee that participates or volunteers for Pedal the Cause. The MRHFM team will also sponsor a 5 year old girl battling cancer in the Ride for a Child Program. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/MRHFM-Law-Firm/Pedal-the-Cause/prweb10827259.htm
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PRWeb

  2. Pedal Power

    From declaring your Star Wars/Star Trek preference to getting more women on bikes, there are plenty of Pedal 4 the People events for all tastes. by Deanna Darr It's a never-ending quest to find harmony in the two-wheeled world--and we're not just talking about drivers and pedalers getting on each other's nerves. Road bikers mock mountain bikers who in turn dis fixie riders.… [ Read more ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Boise Weekly

  3. Driver mistakes gas pedal for brake, lands on top of car

    A driver hits the wrong pedal outside a shopping center in west El Paso and the car ended up on top of a parked vehicle. The collision happened around 3:45 p.m. at the 6500 block of N. Mesa Street.  El Paso police at the scene described the driver as an elderly woman.  According to them, the woman stepped on the accelerator instead of the brake.  They said it caused her car to drive on top of a ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: KFOX 14 El Paso

peddle in News

  1. Tragedy: Tamale Lady Can No Longer Sell At Zeitgeist [Updated]

    [Update: Tamale Lady speaking with SFist about being banned from selling at Zeitgeist.] Popular outdoor drinking spot Zeitgeist has announced this morning that Virginia Ramos, aka The Tamale Lady, will no longer be allowed to peddle her delicious wares at the bar. [ more › ]
    on June 13, 2013 Source: SFist

  2. The Most Dangerous Traffic Circle In The World?

    Moving north: two vans. Moving east: three taxis, a peddle cab and one lady walking. Moving west: six motorcyles, another taxi, a truck and a van. Moving south: a bicyclist, two cabs and a truck. All of them meet and there are no rules. Who lives? Who dies?
    on June 11, 2013 Source: NPR

  3. Randolph to host first Pan-Mass Kids Ride

    Children younger than 18 might be exempt from the Pan-Mass Challenge’s annual trek from Sturbridge to the Cape, but there’s still a way they can peddle their way to fundraise for pediatric cancer. A Jimmy Fund commercial is what motivated Christian Denny to ride in the Pan-Mass Challenge’s Kids’ Ride, a mini version of the Pan-Mass Challenge.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Randolph Herald

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