what ever vs whatever


When do you use these words?

See example:

They were trying hard to hear whatever words were being spoken.
asked Nov 08 '11 at 05:05 char taylor New member

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"Whatever" is really the only word you can use in regards to the question.  "What ever" just doesn't exist, and if you see it, it's wrong.

link comment answered Nov 08 '11 at 20:25 Scott Martin Contributor

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