• Spelling List #14
    February 24-28, 2020
     
    Rule: Short Vowels
    1. lapse
    2. pamphlet
    3. applicant
    4. badge
    5. analysis
    6. athletic
    7. meant
    8. evidence
    9. wreck
    10. hedge
    11. stretch
    12. dread
    13. splendid
    14. tepid
    15. merit
    16. glimpse
    17. midst
    18. difference
    19. build
    20. business
    21. nonsense
    22. grudge
    23. rough
     
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    Spelling List #13
    January 21-24, 2020
     
    Wordly Wise List 11
    1. ballast
    2. buoyant
    3. buoyancy
    4. clamber
    5. detach
    6. detached
    7. eerie
    8. fathom
    9. pique
    10. probe
    11. realize
    12. rupture
    13. sphere
    14. spherical
    15. submerge
    16. tedious
    17. tedium
    18. ultimate
    19. unscathed

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    Spelling List #12

    January 13-17, 2020

    The spelling test is Friday, January 17.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Greek Roots #1

     
    hypo (below, beneath)
    1. hypodermic
    2. hypothermia
    3. hypnotize
     
     
    eco (house)
    4. ecology
    5. economy
    6. ecosystem
     
     
    phil (love)
    7. philanthropy
    8. Philadelphia
    9. philosophy
     
    logo (word, reason)
    10. logic
    11. analogy
    12. catalog or catalogue
    13. epilog or epilogue​
     
    chron (time)
    14. chronology
    15. chronicle
    16. synchronize
     
    ast (star)
    ​17. astronomy
    18. astronaut
    19. asterisk
    20. asteroid

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    Spelling List #11

    January 6-10, 2020

    The spelling test is Friday, January 10.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Latin Roots #3

     
    vert/vers (turn)
    1. inversion
    2. reversal
    3. vertical
    4. vertigo
    5. convert
     
    bene (well, good)
    6. benevolent
    7. beneficial
    8. benediction
    9. benefit
     
    cred (believe, trust)
    ​10. credible
    11. credential
    12. credence
    13. credulous​
     
    sist (stand)
    14. assistance
    15. irresistible
    16. consistency
    ​17. persistence
     
    spir (breathe)
    ​18. perspiration
    19. inspiration
    20. respiration

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    Spelling List #10

    December 16-20, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, December 20.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Latin Roots #2

     
    junct (join)
    1. juncture
    2. junction
    3. conjunction
     
    voc (voice, to call)
    4. vocal
    5. advocate
    6. vociferous
    7. vocation
    8. vocalize
     
    scribe/script (write)
    ​9. transcribe
    10. manuscript
    11. scripture​
     
    sect/sec (cut)
    12. dissection
    13. intersection
    14. secular
    ​15. sectional
     
    vor (eat)
    ​16. voracious
    17. omnivore
    18. herbivore
    19. carnivore
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    Spelling List #9

    December 9-13, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, December 13.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Latin Roots

    scribe/script (write); miss/mit (send, let go); cit/cite (call); tang/tact (touch); jud (judge)

    1. transcription
    2. circumscribe
    3. prescribe
    4. description
    5. prescription
    6. permission
    7. missile
    8. missionary
    9. committee
    10. admittance
    11. citation
    12. recitation
    13. excitement
    14. tactile
    15. tangible
    16. contact
    17. judgment
    18. judicious
    19. prejudice
    20. adjudicate
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    midas

    Spelling List #8

    December 2-6, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, December 6.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Wordly Wise List 7

    1. beseech
    2. consternation
    3. delectable
    4. garland
    5. gratify
    6. gratifying
    7. haughty
    8. haughtiness
    9. impetuous
    10. lavish
    11. pluck
    12. plucky
    13. ponder
    14. privilege
    15. privileged
    16. prostrate
    17. rapture
    18. revelry
    19. whim

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    Spelling List #7

    November 4-8, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Nov. 8.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Wordly Wise List 6

    1. addict
    2. addiction
    3. addictive
    4. aspire
    5. aspiration
    6. bias
    7. blatant
    8. candid
    9. confront
    10. confrontation
    11. debut
    12. enroll
    13. enrollment
    14. fluster
    15. impunity
    16. intensify
    17. intimidate
    18. intimidation
    19. obnoxious
    20. retort
    21. stint

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    Spelling List #6

    October 14-18, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Oct. 18.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: word parts

    1. unfortunately
    2. unconstitutional
    3. uncharacteristic
    4. acknowledgment
    5. disappointment
    6. embarrassment
    7. encouragement
    8. changeable
    9. intolerable
    10. repetition
    11. mispronunciation
    12. recommendation
    13. competition
    14. obedience
    15. philosophical
    16. possibility
    17. irresponsibility
    18. inconsequential
    19. indeterminate
    20. extemporaneous

     

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    Spelling List #5

    October 7-11, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Oct. 11.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: Wordly Wise List 19

    iditarod

    1. adverse
    2. aloof
    3. alternative
    4. canine
    5. compulsory
    6. consecutive
    7. desolate
    8. dispatch
    9. distinction
    10. endure
    11. endurance
    12. fluctuate
    13. fluctuation
    14. grueling
    15. maul
    16. participate
    17. participant
    18. robust

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    Spelling List #4

    September 30 - October 4, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Oct. 4.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: -ie/-ei

    1. retrieve
    2. fiercely
    3. niece
    4. diesel
    5. shriek
    6. grieve
    7. hygiene
    8. mischievous
    9. unbelievable
    10. sieve
    11. foreign
    12. seizure
    13. deceitful
    14. receipt
    15. neighborly
    16. leisurely
    17. forfeit
    18. receive
    19. seize

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    Spelling List #3

    September 23-27, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Sept. 27.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: -ent/-ant, -ance/-ence, -ancy/-ency

    1. permanent
    2. magnificent
    3. convenient
    4. incandescent
    5. applicant
    6. attendant
    7. brilliant
    8. ignorant
    9. immigrant
    10. substance
    11. remembrance
    12. significance
    13. resistance
    14. resemblance
    15. nuisance
    16. reference
    17. correspondence
    18. conference
    19. adolescence
    20. truancy
    21. competency

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    Spelling List #2

    September 16-20, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Sept. 20.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    seal

    Rule: Wordly Wise List 16

    1. bounty
    2. bountiful
    3. camouflage
    4. ebb
    5. forage
    6. harass
    7. insulate
    8. insulation
    9. lethargy
    10. lethargic
    11. maneuver
    12. mottled
    13. murky
    14. proximity
    15. replenish
    16. sleek
    17. wary
    18. wean

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    Spelling List #1

    September 9-13, 2019

    The spelling test is Friday, Sept. 13.

    YOUR WORDS OF THE WEEK

    Rule: -ion/-ation words

    1. opposition
    2. interruption
    3. accommodation
    4. cancellation
    5. appreciation
    6. aggravation
    7. communication
    8. association
    9. discussion
    10. legislation
    11. elimination
    12. certification
    13. excavation
    14. execution
    15. contemplation
    16. specification
    17. ventilation
    18. composition
    19. graduation
    20. extension
    21. indication