Eighth Grade Spelling Lists

List 3
Word Practice Sentence Type
underground The cables will be buried underground. Basic
barter I like to barter at the flea market. Basic
anchor The anchor must've weighed thousands of pounds. Basic
addition The addition to the school was sorely needed. Basic
alcohol The medicine contains alcohol. Basic
manicure I will get a manicure on Tuesday. Basic
compete I like to compete in math and science. Basic
something There is something on your sweater. Basic
article The article was well written. Basic
especially I especially liked the fruit salad. Basic
irritate I don't mean to irritate you. Basic
suspicious The man in the corner looked suspicious. Basic
telescope I use my telescope to look at the moon. Basic
congestion I can't stand the congestion that comes with colds. Basic
sequins My dress has sequins all over it. Basic
stench The stench from the garbage was unbearable. Basic
incognito The spy travelled incognito. Challenge
occupation My occupation is programmer. Challenge
withdraw I need to withdraw my candidacy. Challenge
authority Let's find an authority on the matter. Challenge
paralyzed I was paralyzed by fear after having a bad dream. Challenge
translation The translation is extremely inaccurate. Challenge