Eighth Grade Spelling Lists

List 13
Word Practice Sentence Type
transfer I will transfer money into your account. Basic
proximity The proximity to the subway made the hotel more popular. Basic
pertinent This information is not pertinent to the trial. Basic
heroism I was surprised at his act of heroism. Basic
doctrine The doctrine was followed carefully by all. Basic
really She really likes peanut butter. Basic
supernatural The mist seemed almost super natural. Basic
flaunt She shouldn't flaunt her gold as thieves might notice. Basic
gaunt The gaunt old man told a strange and wonderful tale. Basic
intelligence Her intelligence was matched by no one. Basic
accountable We will hold you accountable for all of your actions. Basic
mortgage The mortgage payment is due. Basic
confirm I will confirm our reservations. Basic
compassionate He is a compassionate soul who helps the poor. Basic
neutral I consider myself neutral on this issue. Basic
gaudy That blouse is terribly gaudy. Basic
desolate The desert was hot and desolate. Challenge
notorious He was a notorious gangster. Challenge
ambidextrous My mom is ambidextrous. Challenge
serene The mountains are serene in the early morning. Challenge
mythical The mythical dragon would have to be slain. Challenge
culpable The management is either incompetent or culpable. Challenge