reinvite or re-invite?

Subject: reinvite or re-invite?
From: Yves Barbion <yves -dot- barbion -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 12:07:07 +0200

Hi group

Which is correct: to reinvite or to re-invite?

I think "reinvite" should not be hyphenated because the word is unambiguous.
My English grammar books tell me to use a hyphen after the "re-" prefix only
to avoid ambiguity, for example:

re-cover vs. recover
re-lease vs. release

Is this correct?

By the way, are there any good online English Grammar references you can


Yves Barbion

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