Eighth Grade Spelling Lists

List 25
Word Practice Sentence Type
hesitate I will not hesitate to help you. Basic
already I already locked the door. Basic
president The president of the club will be late. Basic
graduate I will graduate next year. Basic
paragraph This paragraph is too long. Basic
grief The grief was soon replaced by happiness. Basic
acknowledge We'd like to acknowledge everyone's help. Basic
remembrance We will hold him in remembrance. Basic
efficient This is the most efficient use of time. Basic
apart We will only be apart for a while. Basic
sustain It's hard for him to sustain a conversation. Basic
dictator The dictator was overthrown. Basic
cower He will cower in fear today. Basic
bazaar The bazaar is a great place to buy spices. Basic
theme The theme for the dance is an island luau. Basic
regiment The regiment marched to the battlefield. Basic
lucrative The business promises to be lucrative. Challenge
ferocious The lion is ferocious. Challenge
tycoon The business tycoon bought up a lot of land. Challenge
tedious This work is horribly tedious. Challenge
pistachio I love pistachio ice cream. Challenge
eloquent Her speeches are so eloquent. Challenge