List 19
Word Practice Sentence Type
readily I readily volunteered for duty. Basic
delicacy The delicacy was made with gold leaf and chocolate. Basic
metropolis The busy metropolis was growing quickly. Basic
resolution We have a resolution to the conflict. Basic
majesty The majesty of Yellowstone Park should be experienced by everyone. Basic
scribbler He calls himself a scribbler as he writes for a living. Basic
regimen I follow a daily vitamin regimen. Basic
persistent His persistent cough is worrisome. Basic
linguistic He studies the linguistic history of that ancient tribe. Basic
supremacy The supremacy of the king could not be denied. Basic
viscosity I studied oil viscosity in that class. Basic
legendary His good deeds are legendary. Basic
dystopia A dystopia is always an interesting setting for a story. Basic
vanilla I added some vanilla extract to the recipe. Basic
resuscitate We have been ordered to resuscitate her if necessary. Challenge
exaggerate It is not necessary to exaggerate. Challenge
onomatopoeia An example of onomatopoeia is the word bark. Challenge
pragmatism His pragmatism leaves little room for creativity. Challenge
oxymoron An oxymoron is a figure of speech like deafening silence or pretty ugly. Challenge

Ninth Grade Spelling Lists