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.
Recent Examples of spelling from the Web
This story has been corrected to fix the spelling of the Rev. Shon Blackwell’s first name from Shawn.
Send all of your spelling questions to Ananya Vinay.
This is the third consecutive trip to the national spelling competition for Mira, who advanced by wining the regional competition in February.
While Scripps is celebrating correct spelling this week, Google also released its own breakdown of Americans' take on everyday words.
The spelling bee, the people who are running it, are very sensitive to special needs all across the spectrum and this request was hastily accommodated.
Two past winners of countywide spelling bee went on to win the national championship.
Despite the blatant spelling error — and despite former FBI director James Comey repudiating the claim — the tweet has not been deleted.
There was a Kamryn, although not the conventional spelling; there was also a Riley and a Morgan.
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First Known Use of spelling
SPELLING Defined for Kids
Definition of spelling for Students
1 : an exercise or the practice of forming words from letters
2 : the letters composing a word What is the correct spelling of your name?
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