Ich schloß die Tür leise, um das Baby nicht zu wecken.

I notice another exercise has the same form of this verb but spells it “schloss”. Based on its pronounciation (short vowel) and the recent spelling reform, I think that this spelling is probably archaic. Is that correct?

If so, it might be good to either remove this, or notate it somehow. I have noticed that there are a few other archaic words included, perhaps because they are common enough that you would encounter them, but it seems important to note that they are the old spelling.

Yes, schloß is archaic.
There is, however, a certain group of people who seem to be absolutely incapable of accepting that language reform from almost 30 years ago, apparently also on Tatoeba :slight_smile:

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