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Teaching Spelling – Words to be carefully discriminated.


Lesson 200.


Words to be carefully discriminated.


cor’po ral, an officer.               ve’ni al, pardonable.
cor po’re al, bodily.                 ve’nal, mercenary; base.
du’al ist, a believer in two gods.    ap’po site, suitable; fit.
                                      op’po site, over against.
du’el ist, one who fights a duel      ac cla ma’tion, a slout.
                                      ac cli ma’tion, inurement to climate.
de scen’sion, descent.
dis sen’sion, strife.                 an’a lyze, to separate.
ce’re ous, like wax.                  an’nal ize. to record.
se’ri ous, grave; solemn.             or’a cle, a prophet.
Sir’i us, the dog-star.               au’ri cle, the external ear.


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Teaching Spelling – Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.


Lesson 199.


Words frequently mispronounced, or impropedy accented.


ag’gran dize    dem’on strate     tur’mer ic
al’der man      tre men’dous      mne mon’ic
Al’co ran       stu pen’dous      vir’e lay
al’ge bra       gov’ern ment      ex’pur gate
mis’tle toe     Ar’a bic          am’ber-gris
pres’by ter     com’bat ive       min’a ret
rasp’ber ry     com’mu nist       or’de al
ven’i son       com’plai sance    plat’i num
pos’i tive      con’verse ly      fem’i nine
dis hon’est     dis as’ter        gen’u ine
chiv’al ric     dram’a tist       por tent’ous

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Spelling –  Words Containing Silent Letters
Lesson 220.
Words Containing Silent Letters
thought    hand’some     re doubt’     hec’a tomb
wreathe    vict’uals     re scind’     sci’o list
wreath     scis’sors     gneis’sose    co a lesce’
rhomb      schot’tish    be nign’      ap’a thegm
gnat       g’no’mon      cam paign’    di’a phragm
rogue’     for’eign      ar raign’     psy’chic al
gnaw       dough’ty      op pugn’      sac’cha rine
gnash      haugh’ty      re sign’      rheu mat’ic
gnarl      chron’ic      de light’     rhap’so dy
gnome      daugh’ter     ex pugn’      rhet’o ric
phlegm     ghast’ly      af fright’    ca tarrh’al

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Spelling – Words which require Care in Spelling
Lesson 219.
Words which require Care in Spelling.
risk      coup’le      wry’ness    ve’hi cle
wrist     cup’board    ri’ot       typ’ic al
shred     cho’rus      ly’rist     ob’sta cle
dread     po’rous      li’vre      pro’to col
scheme    hill’y       ten’on      mys’tic al
chief     lil’y        pen’non     mis’ti ness
siege     san’dal      ros’trum    rec’re ant
seat      can’dle      phan’tom    reck’on er
seethe    nu’tant      fan’ion     wretch’ed ly
keyed     neu’ter      ver’sion    of’fi cer
tweed     nui’sance    ter’tian    oph’i cleide

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Spelling – Words which require Care in Spelling
Lesson 218.
Words which require Care in Spelling.
earl      ran’cor      in vade’     di ur’nal
knurl     can’ker      up braid’    hi ber’nal
shirk     flux’ion     ur bane’     at tor’ney
jerk      suc’tion     or dain’     de ter’gent
pith      hos’pice     a dieu’      con ta’gion
myth      au’spice     im brue’     her ba’ceous
growth    bot’tom      pre cede’    frol’ic some
loath     au’tumn      pro ceed’    frol’ick ing
loathe    trunn’ion    re deem’     de pres’sion
clothe    bun’ion      ex treme’    dis cre’tion

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Spelling – Words which require Care in Spelling
Lesson 217.
Words which require Care in Spelling.
zinc      col’lege      con fer’      u ten’sil
brink     knowl’edge    a stir’       pre hen’sile
fought    leath’er      oc cur’       fa tigu’ing
caught    teth’er       ef face’      be lea’guer
wrought   cau’cus       e rase’       si li’ceous
fuse      mawk’ish      chas tise’    vex a’tious
news      au’thor       bap tize’     fa ce’tious
views     awn’ing       a chieve’     sus pi’cion
choose    ar’id         per ceive’    po si’tion
wooes     heir’ship     be reave’     in cis’ion
ooze      air’y         re nown’      de ris’ion
whose     car’ry        re nounce’    e di’tion

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Spelling – Words which require Care in Spelling
Lesson 216.
Words which require Care in Spelling.
skein    val’id      kir’tle      pol’i cy
slain    sal’ad      tur’tle      leg’a cy
crane    mal’let     fer’tile     cur’ti lage
sword    val’et      myr’tle      syn’a gogue
boast    breez’y     wid’geon     cod’i cil
ghost    greasy      pig’eon      dom’i cile
queer    gar’den     mal’ice      ver’sa tile
brief    par’don     pal’ace      hyp’o crite
spoke    e’vil       tor’toise    hip’po drome
croak    ea’gle      mor’tise     scen’er y
self     pole’ax     sel’vage     ple’na ry
sylph    poult’ry    por’ridge    dean’er y

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