example from my book wont compile

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    example from my book wont compile

    Hello Im tring to compile an example from my C++ book but its faulting with this error

    Code:
    
    mike@laptop:~/code/C++/chapter_3$ g++ grade_3.cpp -o grade3
    grade_3.cpp:18: error: expected primary-expression before ‘void’
    grade_3.cpp:18: error: ISO C++ forbids declaration of ‘pubilc’ with no type
    grade_3.cpp:18: error: expected ‘;’ before ‘void’
    grade_3.cpp:23: error: expected `;' before ‘string’
    grade_3.cpp: In function ‘int main()’:
    grade_3.cpp:23: error: ‘std::string GradeBook::getCourseName()’ is private
    grade_3.cpp:42: error: within this context
    grade_3.cpp:46: error: ‘class GradeBook’ has no member named ‘setCourseName’
    grade_3.cpp:28: error: ‘void GradeBook::displayMessage()’ is private
    grade_3.cpp:48: error: within this context
    and here is the source

    Code:
    //      GradeBook example
    
    #include <iostream>
    using std::cout;
    using std::cin;
    using std::endl;
    
    #include <string>
    using std::string;
    using std::getline;
    
    class GradeBook
    {
    
    pubilc:
    
            void setCourseName( string name )
            {
                    courseName = name;
            }
    
            string getCourseName()
            {
                    return courseName;
            }
    
            void displayMessage()
            {
                    cout << "Welcome to the grade book for\n" << getCourseName() << "!" << endl;
            }
    
    private:
            string courseName;
    };
    
    int main()
    {
            string nameOfCourse;
            GradeBook myGradeBook;
    
            cout << "Inital course name is: " << myGradeBook.getCourseName() << endl;
            cout << "\nPlease enter the course name:" << endl;
            getline( cin, nameOfCourse );
            cout << endl;
            myGradeBook.setCourseName( nameOfCourse );
            cout << endl;
            myGradeBook.displayMessage();
    }

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    You spelled 'public' wrong.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tonto
    You spelled 'public' wrong.
    What an ass Im am sorry Its been a really long day for me

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikecore
    What an ass Im am sorry Its been a really long day for me
    We've all been there....

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