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Behavior PatternsPlay
Indicates consistent, often long-standing actions or reactions of a person. SlideAs is his wont, he checked his emails first thing in the morning.
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Not an ErrorPlay
Don't confuse 'wont' with 'won't', the contraction of 'will not'. SlideHe's wont to make that spelling mistake, unlike many who write 'won't'.
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Literary FlairPlay
'Wont' can add a formal or old-fashioned tone to your speech or writing. SlideShe was wont to speak in an elegant, bygone dialect.