List 13
Word Practice Sentence Type
stigma There is a social stigma attached to smoking. Basic
procedure The surgical procedure should only take ten minutes. Basic
suffocate It's so stuffy in here that I feel as if I will suffocate. Basic
undoubtedly This is undoubtedly the worst idea I've ever had. Basic
potential Your potential is unlimited! Basic
guitar My guitar needs new strings. Basic
bibliomania The man was suffering from bibliomania as he collected and hoarded books. Basic
calendar We need a new business calendar. Basic
revenue Our revenue is down from last quarter. Basic
embarrass I don't want to embarrass anyone. Basic
perennial Buy perennial plants because they come back every year. Basic
security The security detail has been well trained. Basic
middleweight He is the middleweight champion of world. Basic
blasphemy Please don't say that; it is pure blasphemy. Basic
typewriter I haven't used my typewriter in years. Basic
scintillating The scintillating news was difficult to ignore. Challenge
quixotic The word quixotic means unrealistic, practical, and exceedingly idealistic. Challenge
misdemeanor He was charged with a misdemeanor. Challenge
nomenclature The word nomenclature refers to a system of names or terms, or the rules for forming these terms in a particular field of arts or sciences. Challenge
grenadier Give the grenadier his orders. Challenge

Ninth Grade Spelling Lists