List 27
Word Practice Sentence Type
vertical The vertical lines on this artwork are so interesting. Basic
unforgettable This evening has been unforgettable. Basic
develop I will develop the film later today. Basic
multitude We have a multitude of reasons to walk away. Basic
masquerade The whole masquerade will be over soon. Basic
pasteurization The pasteurization process will be done soon. Basic
orientation Student orientation will be on the first Tuesday of next month. Basic
invertebrate An example of an invertebrate is a starfish. Basic
amateur He is an amateur photographer. Basic
seminary The seminary school will be open for another year. Basic
grammar We have studied grammar for the entire semester. Basic
homonym A homonym is a group of words that share the same spelling and pronunciation but have different meanings Basic
zealot The zealot had many followers. Basic
statistical The statistical analysis cleared up all of the questions. Basic
micrometer Get the micrometer to measure the component. Basic
suasion The attorney used moral suasion to appeal to jury. Challenge
disingenuous His words were so disingenuous that we were shocked. Challenge
diptych A diptych is any object with two flat plates attached at a hinge. Challenge
dirigible The Hindenburg is an example of a dirigible. Challenge
menagerie The duke kept a menagerie next to his garden. Challenge

Ninth Grade Spelling Lists