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1 Spelling
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.
Average
10 Q
jmorrow
Jul 03 11
3321 plays
2 Misspelled Food and Drink
Test your spelling on these well known words relating to food and drink.
Tough
10 Q
Plodd
Aug 20 10
5784 plays
3 Restaurant Spelling Bee
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?
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Mar 20 14
1041 plays
4 You Say 'Aluminum', I Say 'Aluminium'
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. ;)
Average
10 Q
eburge
Jul 23 11
3216 plays
5 Spelling Bee in Your Bonnet
Put on your best Easter bonnet and test your spelling and fashion knowledge with this quiz.
Average
10 Q
Tizzabelle
Jan 11 10
2640 plays
6 I Can't Believe I Misspelled That, Too!
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!
Easy
10 Q
simplyashez
Sep 07 10
4824 plays
7 Commonly Misspelled Words
Here are some of the more commonly misspelled words in the English language. Can you pick out the correct spelling?
Average
15 Q
wahoowa94
Apr 23 08
11001 plays
8 Robyn's Apparently Average Spelling Quiz
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
15 Q
robynraymer
Oct 27 01
14310 plays
9 Frequently Misspelled Words
I'll give you a word and you choose the best way to spell it. Good luck.
Easy
10 Q
diamondjim68
Oct 21 09
5460 plays
10 Spellbound by "The Sound of Music"
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!
Easy
10 Q
emli
Jul 01 08
5730 plays
11 Letters Easily Mixed Up: Easily Misspelled Words 1
See if you can answer these questions on words that can easily trip you up, usually by confusing just a few letters. Enjoy!
Easy
10 Q
runaway_drive
Dec 09 09
4734 plays
12 Hard-To-Spell Words
Definitions are given for words which are often spelled incorrectly. Your task is to determine the word, then enter the correct spelling. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
ravenskye
Dec 01 00
14028 plays
13 Spelling Bee: Dog Breeds Edition
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.
Average
10 Q
remobec
Apr 01 08
3306 plays
14 I Can't Believe I Misspelled That!
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.)
Easy
10 Q
simplyashez
Aug 11 10
3957 plays
15 -ance or -ence ?
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 !!)
Average
20 Q
Pat6789
Apr 12 00
11949 plays
16 ANOTHER Ten Words That Make Me Stop To Think...
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.
Average
10 Q
habitsowner
Aug 11 12
1458 plays
17 Common Misspellings
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.
Average
25 Q
Salad78
Dec 06 01
22902 plays
18 Misspelled British Place Names
Let me test you on how well you know your spelling of British place names.
Average
10 Q
Plodd
Aug 18 10
1044 plays
19 Words of Incredible Length
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
10 Q
salami_swami
Feb 05 07
5283 plays
20 What's my Correct Spelling?
In each question find the correct spelling?. Don't use a dictionary.
Easy
10 Q
adrian8338
Jul 15 01
19347 plays
21 STILL Ten MORE Words That Make Me Stop to Think
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
10 Q
habitsowner
May 16 12
855 plays
22 Which Is The Correct Spelling?
Do you know the correct spelling?
Easy
10 Q
rmillar
Feb 23 01
16545 plays
23 YET Even MORE Words That Make Me Stop to Think
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
10 Q
habitsowner
Mar 07 12
1359 plays
24 Choose the correct spelling!
This test gives four suggested spellings for each word listed. Choose the spelling you know to be correct and mark your answer accordingly.
Average
15 Q
cindynlace
Jun 18 01
11880 plays
25 Spelling Bee
Not unusual words, everyday words that always require a quick check of the dictionary for correct spelling.
Average
10 Q
nutmeglad
Jul 09 04
21861 plays
26 A Spelling Bee that Stings
Choose the correct spelling for each word.
Average
15 Q
Astrix
Feb 19 00
52986 plays
27 Commonly Misspelled American Place Names
Due to the popularity of "Commonly Misspelled Country Names", I decided to make a quiz on often misspelled places in the U.S. It has cities and states.
Average
10 Q
shahzy1022
Jan 01 10
2181 plays
28 Spelling Bee Winning Words
This will quiz you over some of the winning words for the "Scripps National Spelling Bee."
Average
10 Q
jj137
Jun 05 07
7707 plays
29 No Time for Sargents
"Sergeant" is a word that is commonly spelt wrong. In a poll by OnePoll.com of 5000 people in the UK they listed the 10 most commonly misspelt words in the UK. All you have to do is pick out the word that is spelt correctly. UK spelling applies.
Average
10 Q
pmarney
Aug 20 13
534 plays
30 Impossible US Spelling Bee 2005
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
15 Q
nelehfan
Jul 17 05
9831 plays
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