Eighth Grade Spelling Lists

List 26
Word Practice Sentence Type
exist I thought the answers didn't exist. Basic
memory My memory isn't as good as it used to be. Basic
surpass My grades will surpass yours soon. Basic
critical Donations are critical to the charity. Basic
staple Rice is a staple food in Asia. Basic
comprehension My reading comprehension skills are second to none. Basic
photography I really enjoy photography. Basic
sleek The new racecar is sleek and high tech. Basic
vocal My vocal chords are tired from yelling. Basic
umbrella The umbrella broken in the sudden gust of wind. Basic
misfortune My misfortune should serve as a warning to others. Basic
bolster We will need to bolster support for the candidate. Basic
sedative The sedative was not working. Basic
camouflage The soldier wore camouflage. Basic
ascent The ascent in the hot air balloon was smooth. Basic
democracy We supported the fledgling democracy. Basic
pungent The pungent odor came from the cheese. Challenge
rubble After the earthquake, there was rubble everywhere. Challenge
foster We need to foster an understanding of other cultures. Challenge
antics Her antics nearly got her into trouble. Challenge
analogy That analogy doesn't even make sense. Challenge
grapple We have had to grapple with our loss of revenue. Challenge