List 17
Word Practice Sentence Type
reign The queen's reign lasted forty years. Basic
communication These communication techniques are antiquated. Basic
retract She will retract the statement. Basic
naturally I was naturally surprised at the results. Basic
indulge I will indulge in one more piece of cheesecake. Basic
beginning Restart the movie at the beginning. Basic
policies Our policies are in place to protect everyone. Basic
distinguished The distinguished professor will speak at the ceremony. Basic
committed I committed to helping the children's group for one year. Basic
wearisome The wearisome sailor rested by the shore. Basic
uncanny The uncanny resemblance was startling. Basic
beneficial The medication has been beneficial. Basic
refrigerator The refrigerator is empty. Basic
relevance I've argued about the relevance of the case. Basic
pigeon The pigeon has been nibbling crumbs all morning. Basic
vicinity The suspects are in the vicinity. Challenge
tempestuous The tempestuous relationship was ended abruptly. Challenge
expunge He will expunge the records. Challenge
phantom I thought I saw a phantom in the balcony. Challenge
psychedelic Those colors are totally psychedelic. Challenge

Ninth Grade Spelling Lists