Spelling Practice Quiz
Spelling Practice Quiz
Write out each word, using hyphens to divide it by its syllables.
Match the words with their correct meanings.
|6. eligible||a. loud|
|7. occupy||b. qualified to participate|
|8. anecdote||c. a short account of an interesting or humorous incident|
|9. malaise||d. a grudge or feud characterized by acts of retaliation|
|10. vendetta||e. a feeling of mental unease or discomfort|
|11. boisterous||f. to take up a place or space|
Choose the correct word to complete each sentence.
|12.||The two / too girls were shopping for prom dresses.|
|13.||She couldn't bear / bare to see her sister cry.|
|14.||Brianne was thrilled that she passed / past her math exam.|
|15.||Tom doesn't like the coarse / course texture of cornbread.|
|16.||I ensured / assured Becky that her new hairstyle was attractive.|
|17.||She selected heavy stock for her stationery / stationary.|
Circle the correct form of lay / lie in each sentence.
|18.||Evan found his textbook laying / lying under his bed.|
|19.||Parker had laid / lain awake for 10 minutes before getting out of bed.|
Circle the correct form of sit / set in each sentence.
|20.||Setting / Sitting on the hammock is very enjoyable.|
|21.||Mom asked me to set / sit the table for dinner.|
Circle the italicized word that is spelled correctly.
|22.||My dad's boss gave him an increase in his annual salery / salary.|
|23.||Amber filled her award speech with clichés / chlishés.|
|24.||It was unfortunate that Robbie didn't pass nineth / ninth grade.|
|25.||Febuary / February is Black History Month.|
Correctly spell the plural forms of the following words.
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