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trivia quiz  Spelling cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jmorrow, Jul 03 11

Author and linguist Mario Pei once declared, "English spelling is the world's most awful mess." Here are some random bits of trivia about English orthography that try to make some sense of the mess.
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jmorrow editor
Jul 03 11
4887 plays
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trivia quiz  Restaurant Spelling Bee cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Mar 20 14

You're about to open a large, international restaurant. The chefs are ready, and the food, drinks and tables have arrived. All you need to do is proofread the menus. Can you spell your way out of a wet profiterole?
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Tizzabelle gold member
Mar 20 14
2487 plays
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trivia quiz  Misspelled Food and Drink cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Aug 20 10

Test your spelling on these well known words relating to food and drink.
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Plodd
Aug 20 10
7674 plays
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trivia quiz  Spelling Bee in Your Bonnet cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Jan 11 10

Put on your best Easter bonnet and test your spelling and fashion knowledge with this quiz.
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Tizzabelle gold member
Jan 11 10
3513 plays
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trivia quiz  You Say 'Aluminum', I Say 'Aluminium' cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, eburge, Jul 23 11

Let's call the whole thing off... Ahem. There are some notable differences in spelling for some words between the American and British vocabulary. Think you can spell well? Come on in and find out. There's a UK bias, but don't let that put you off. ;)
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eburge editor
Jul 23 11
4542 plays
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trivia quiz  Words of Incredible Length cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Feb 05 07

This is how it will work. I will give you some sort of information on a certain word, and you have to choose the correct spelling of the word. Sometimes, though, I will give you the word, and you have to find the definition.
Tough
salami_swami gold member
Feb 05 07
6030 plays
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trivia quiz  Robyn's Apparently Average Spelling Quiz cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, robynraymer, Oct 27 01

I'm a pretty good speller, but I got these 15 words wrong in an online quiz on an educational website. Choose the correctly-spelled version. (These are American English spellings.)
Tough
robynraymer
Oct 27 01
15354 plays
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trivia quiz  I Can't Believe I Misspelled That, Too! cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, simplyashez, Sep 07 10

This is the second quiz of my "misspelled" series. All you have to do is pick the correct spelling. This version covers the letters J-R. The correct words have American English spellings. Please check a dictionary before sending corrections!
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simplyashez
Sep 07 10
6285 plays
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trivia quiz  Commonly Misspelled Words cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, wahoowa94, Apr 23 08

Here are some of the more commonly misspelled words in the English language. Can you pick out the correct spelling?
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wahoowa94
Apr 23 08
12489 plays
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trivia quiz  Frequently Misspelled Words cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, diamondjim68, Oct 21 09

I'll give you a word and you choose the best way to spell it. Good luck.
Easy
diamondjim68
Oct 21 09
6891 plays
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trivia quiz  Spellbound by "The Sound of Music" cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, emli, Jul 01 08

I was nuts about "The Sound of Music" movie, growing up. Now I am grown up, I'm still nuts about it, plus I love spelling. This is a spelling bee for "Sound of Music" lovers!
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emli
Jul 01 08
6576 plays
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trivia quiz  Letters Easily Mixed Up: Easily Misspelled Words 1 cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, runaway_drive, Dec 09 09

See if you can answer these questions on words that can easily trip you up, usually by confusing just a few letters. Enjoy!
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runaway_drive
Dec 09 09
5643 plays
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trivia quiz  Hard-To-Spell Words cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ravenskye, Dec 01 00

Definitions are given for words which are often spelled incorrectly. Your task is to determine the word, then enter the correct spelling. Good luck!
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ravenskye
Dec 01 00
15372 plays
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trivia quiz  -ance or -ence ? cool 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, Pat6789, Apr 12 00

This is a spelling quiz. Is it '-ance' or is it '-ence'?. Use the correct spelling to finish the word. Add the ending 'ance' or 'ence'. There may be some new words here for you, too. (No Cheating ! Hide your dictionary !)
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Pat6789
Apr 12 00
12804 plays
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trivia quiz  I Can't Believe I Misspelled That! cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, simplyashez, Aug 11 10

In this quiz you will find 10 words that are often misspelled. All you have to do is pick the correct spelling. This version covers letters A-I. (The correct words are American English spelling.)
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simplyashez
Aug 11 10
4893 plays
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trivia quiz  Common Misspellings cool 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, Salad78, Dec 06 01

Common Misspellings by High School and College Students: Are you familiar with the most common spelling demons? Test yourself on the first 25 of 100 words.
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Salad78
Dec 06 01
24342 plays
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trivia quiz  Spelling Bee: Dog Breeds Edition cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, remobec, Apr 01 08

Spellings are based on American, AKC spellings. However, there are no instances where a correct spelling for another country is used as an incorrect spelling.
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remobec
Apr 01 08
3771 plays
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trivia quiz  What's my Correct Spelling? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, adrian8338, Jul 15 01

In each question find the correct spelling?. Don't use a dictionary.
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adrian8338
Jul 15 01
21024 plays
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trivia quiz  Spelling Bee Winning Words 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jj137, Jun 05 07

This will quiz you over some of the winning words for the "Scripps National Spelling Bee."
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jj137
Jun 05 07
8544 plays
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trivia quiz  Why Does Spell Check Hate Me So? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, arthurdent001, Dec 06 15

I thought I was such a good speller, but spell check doesn't seem to think so. Help me find the right words, will you?
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arthurdent001
Dec 06 15
1164 plays
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trivia quiz  ANOTHER Ten Words That Make Me Stop To Think... 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, habitsowner, Aug 11 12

before I put them down in ink. Here are ten more rather difficult words to correctly spell, starting with "U" where we left off on the last quiz. See if you can get all of them right.
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habitsowner gold member
Aug 11 12
2004 plays
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trivia quiz  Which Is The Correct Spelling? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, rmillar, Feb 23 01

Do you know the correct spelling?
Easy
rmillar
Feb 23 01
18240 plays
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trivia quiz  Spelling Bee 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nutmeglad, Jul 09 04

Not unusual words, everyday words that always require a quick check of the dictionary for correct spelling.
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nutmeglad
Jul 09 04
23265 plays
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trivia quiz  Choose the correct spelling! 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, cindynlace, Jun 18 01

This test gives four suggested spellings for each word listed. Choose the spelling you know to be correct and mark your answer accordingly.
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cindynlace
Jun 18 01
13320 plays
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trivia quiz  A Spelling Bee that Stings 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Astrix, Feb 19 00

Choose the correct spelling for each word.
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Astrix
Feb 19 00
54552 plays
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trivia quiz  Misspelled British Place Names 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Aug 18 10

Let me test you on how well you know your spelling of British place names.
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Plodd
Aug 18 10
1413 plays
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trivia quiz  STILL Ten MORE Words That Make Me Stop to Think 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, habitsowner, May 16 12

before I put them down in ink. We left off at J on the last quiz, so let us see if there are any more hard-to-spell words in the rest of the alphabet. Ones we haven't already worked on, that is. Remember, US English.
Easy
habitsowner gold member
May 16 12
1785 plays
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trivia quiz  Misspelled Plants and Shrubs 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Aug 24 10

Test your spelling on these well known plants and shrubs.
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Plodd
Aug 24 10
1326 plays
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trivia quiz  Impossible US Spelling Bee 2005 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, nelehfan, Jul 17 05

I was a contestant in the United States National Spelling Bee in 2005, so I decided to create a quiz with some of the words that were used, going from easy to hard. I ask that you don't use a dictionary, or it will make the quiz less fun. Good luck.
Tough
nelehfan
Jul 17 05
10626 plays
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trivia quiz  YET Even MORE Words That Make Me Stop to Think 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, habitsowner, Mar 07 12

Before I put them down in ink. I didn't realize how many words in American English were hard to spell without thinking about them. Let's see how you do on this list of them, starting again with "A".
Easy
habitsowner gold member
Mar 07 12
2232 plays
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