Examples of spelling in a Sentence
The American spelling is “color” while the British spelling is “colour.”
The words “made” and “maid” sound alike but have different spellings.
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Anastasia disliked her lessons and showed little aptitude for grammar or spelling, but she was considered by some the most intelligent of the four daughters.
When North Korean hackers tried to steal $1 billion from the New York Federal Reserve last year, only a spelling error stopped them.
Six kids go into battle for the spelling-bee crown in this tale of comic competition from composer-lyricist Bill Finn and writer Rachel Sheinkin, whose book for the musical won a Tony Award in 2005.
The warrant listed dozens of companies whose papers were to be scrutinized, and thirty-two individuals, some with alternative names, or alternative spellings.
The organization revamped its rules in response to a rather pleasant conundrum: young competitors are getting too good at the spelling game.
On Tuesday, Trump added his own insult to Hill's controversial suspension with a tweet that included a spelling error and a swipe at ESPN's ratings.
Both have trouble internalizing spelling rules and multiplication tables.
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Definition of spelling for Students
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