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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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Teaching Spelling – Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.

 

Lesson 197.

 

Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.

 

pom’mel         ab’jeet ness    nu mis’ma tist
bel’lows        ab’a cus        ig nit’i ble
fig’ure         ad’verse’ly     Jan’u a ry
di rect’        Bur’gun dy      Feb’ru a ry
as’sets         Bed’ou in       in’ven to ry
je june’        en vi’rons      cor’ol la ry
ver’min         ex’ple tive     vi’o la ble
ran’sack        um’pi rage      rep’a ra ble
short’-lived    o’a sis         des’pi ca ble
so’journ        ar’se nic       bap’tis ter y
cais’son        ar’ti san       pres’by ter y

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Teaching Spelling – Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.

 

Lesson 196.

 

Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.

 

though     goose’ber ry      da guerre’o type
gist       sooth’say er      cab ri o let’
fifth      ju’ve nile        min i a ture’
drought    lic’o rice        leg er de main’
nook       a pos’tle         char i ot eer’
poor       ar’gen tine       an i mad vert’
roil       Ar min’ian        av oir du pois’
sauce      de co’rous        Cy clo pe’an
rhythm     cyc’la men        Eu ro pe’an
schism     so’journ er       spo li a’tion
root       cov’et ous        in’ter est ed

 

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Teaching Spelling – Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.

 

Lesson 195.

 

Words frequently mispronounced, or improperly accented.

 

mulet          sa’chem          jave’lin     hos’tler
soot           asth’ma          chest’nut    de’tail [noun]
noose          le’gend          wres’tle     fa cade’
twice          de sign’ [noun]  or’chis      strych’nine
niche          isth’mus         list’en      per’fume [noun]
salve          this’tle         bay’ou       mus tache’
height         rai’sn           gib’bous     bas’ket
milch          a dult’          gla’cier     Gae’lic
browse [noun]  psalm’ist        griev’ous    Le vant’ [noun]
vase           oft’en           na’sal       soft’en

 

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Teaching Spelling – Words properly accented on the third Syllable.

 

Lesson 194.

 

Words properly accented on the third Syllable.

 

rev er ie’       am a teur’           dem o ni’ac al
ob li gor’       bom ba zine’         ho me op’a thy
jag u ar’        tam bour ine’        ap o the’o sis
im pro vise’     ric o chet’ [noun]   her e dit’a ment
or mo lu’        mule teer’           spon ta ne’i ty
et i quette’     mau so le’um         ep i zo’o ty
av a lanche      con ser va’tor       hy per bo’re an
as sign or’      cot y le’don         ep i cu’re an
po lo naise’     no men clat’ure      Pyth a go’re an
cat a falque’    hy men e’an          hip po pot’a mus
dis ha bille’    den u da’tion        rec i proc’i ty

 

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Teaching Spelling – Words properly accented on the second Syllable.

 

Lesson 193.

 

Words properly accented on the second Syllable.

 

ex traor’di na ry      in ter’po la tor
in com’pa ra ble       con sol’a to ry
ir ref’ra ga ble       de lib’er a tive
ir rep’a ra ble’       pro thon’o ta ry
ir rev’o ca ble        dis crim’i na tive
in dis’so lu ble       com mem’o ra tive
in dis’pu ta ble       ac cel’er a tive
in ex’o ra ble         sa lu’ta to ry
ab sol’u to ry         pa ri’e ta ry
de mon’stra tive ly    nun cu’pa to ry
oc tog’e na ry         in ex’pli ca ble

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