Spelling

Quiz: Only 1 In 50 People Can Identify These 16 Grammar Mistakes. Can You?

How good are you at grammar? How many grammar mistakes can you spot? How well do you know grammar. Grammar quiz.

Language Learning

Quiz: Can You Correctly Spell These 20 Commonly Misspelled Words?

How well do you know some of these most commonly misspelled words in the English language? Do you know proper grammar and spelling?

Language

Manchester United make embarrassing kit gaffe as official US store gets Romelu Lukaku's name wrong

Manchester United fans in the USA are currently enjoying seeing their favourite stars on their pre-season tour.<p>But they should be careful if they …

Soccer

Spelling Usually Makes Sense: The Logic of Sound and Meaning Patterns

The more we as teachers understand the logic underlying the spelling system, the better we will be able to teach literacy. It’s that simple. The most …

Linguistics

Open Sections By Month : PBS TeacherLine

Courses Open for Enrollment By Month<p>July 2018<p>An Introduction to Underlying Principles and Research for Effective Literacy Instruction<br>• Online …

Education Technology

Pittsburghers celebrate city's name with 'H Day'

Updated 24 minutes ago<p>It's just one little letter, but it makes all the difference.<p>We might not think much about the "h" on the end of Pittsburgh …

Pittsburgh

Quiz : End Of Year English Quiz

Need something engaging for the last few weeks of the academic year? This 46 slide quiz features questions on spelling, punctuation, grammar, …

Teaching

Please Don’t Make Pleas! | Mrs. Barnett's Buzzing Blog

Spellbound by the connections I see in word families, morphemes and etymons, I dreamily mutter, “What’s more pleasing than finding out that English …

Whiteboards

17 Funny signs From Japanese ski resorts – Page 6

Japan is known for its amazing light, fluffy powder snow. But ask anyone who has done a trip there and no doubt they will crack-up reminiscing over …

Reminiscing

Error in Mohun Bagan’s spelling on posters irks West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee’s brother

Football club Mohun Bagan, which was founded by Bhupendra Nath Bose in 1889, is one of the oldest existing football clubs in the country.<p>By: |<p>West …

West Bengal

Printable Spelling Dictionary for Kids

When my daughter was in first grade, her class made their own dictionaries as they learned sight words. I guess a spelling dictionary is a more …

Crafting

Gearbox Pokes Fun At Aliens: Colonial Marines AI Bug

A few days ago, it was discovered that fixing a typo in the INI file for Aliens: Colonial Marines, Gearbox's incredibly maligned first-person …

Military

New Mexico student wins Spanish spelling bee held in San Antonio

Four students from San Antonio competed with more than 40 contestants from 11 states.

San Antonio

Ghanaian girl is spelling her way to the international stage

Ghana's spelling bee champion, Shifa Amankwah-Gabbey, competed in the 91st Scripps Spelling Bee

World News

Tori Spelling claims baby son was ‘stabbed’ by nails at a Four Seasons

<i>CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device</i><p>Tori Spelling took to social media Monday to complain that her …

Reality TV

Connecting China Connecting the World

Sorry, the page you requested was not found.<p>Please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If you're having trouble locating a …

News (China)

Alex Online: Phonetic Spelling

• Instantly replay songs from the radio<br>• Unlimited skips<br>• Listen offline<br>• Create unlimited playlists<br>• Play millions of songs on demand

Playlist

Dunes Summer Theatre stages 'Putnam Spelling Bee'

Actress Miggie Snyder never competed in a school spelling bee during her student career, but now, she has it on her resume.<p>“I know our school had a geography bee competition, which was a big deal, but I don’t remember any spelling contests,” said Synder, who is from Naperville and now a star …

Spelling Bees

English orthography

Hotdog or hot-dog?<p>In English orthography, compound words can be written in a variety of ways - as a single word, e.g. bedroom, with a hyphen …

Linguistics

Tori Spelling Says Her 15-Month-Old Son Beau Was 'Stabbed' by Nails at the Four Seasons Hotel

Tori Spelling claims her son Beau Dean was “stabbed” by four nails at a Four Seasons Hotel.<p>The mother of five, 45, shared an Instagram Story on …

Celebrity News

Super spellers make their mark

Date published: 09 July 2018<p>Pictured with the winner’s trophy, Umme-Kalsum, is flanked by the Mayor Cllr Javid Iqbal, the Mayoress Tasleem Akhtar, …

Manchester

He Won with 'Koinonia': Boy from Texas Triumphs at 2018 National Spelling Bee

Karthik Nemmani, 14, of McKinney, Texas, won this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee in Maryland late Thursday.<p>Nemmani spelled the word “koinonia” …

Spelling Bees

It’s in their DNA

Can you predict the result of a country-wide competition? Yes — if it is the Scripps National Spelling Bee (SNSB), held annually in the U.S. You may …

India News

Can You Pass This Quiz of 4th Grade Spelling Words?

You probably haven’t taken a spelling test since grade school. If that’s the case, it’s time to change that. No peeking at a dictionary or Google for …

Etymology

Tori Spelling, Kendra Wilkinson bring their kids to 'Hotel Transylvania 3' premiere

Tori Spelling and Kendra Wilkinson attended the Los Angeles premiere of "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" with their respective children.

Transylvania

Browns Give Back sponsors NE Ohio native's Scripps National Spelling Bee trip

Matthew Dufour, a fifth-grader at Superior Middle School, represented Northeast Ohio in the Scripps National Spelling Bee last month with support …

Cleveland Browns

Functional skills reforms put greater focus on spelling

The reformed English functional skills qualifications will have a greater emphasis on spelling, punctuation and grammar than originally planned.<p>In …

Education

Love Island fans left in hysterics over Dani Dyer’s interesting spelling of ‘missionary’

Love Island fans were loving Dani Dyer’s interesting spelling of the word ‘missionary’.<p>In a Mr and Mrs task, Dani and her current boyfriend Jack had …

Love Island

How I improved spelling at my secondary school

A recent article in a well-known broadsheet suggested that learning to spell was no longer necessary and insisted that spelling instruction was …

Education (UK)

Beyond the Weekly Word List

There is also a strong correlation between ease with spelling and writing fluency. Students who must dedicate a lot of time to basic skills like …

Pedagogy