British and American spelling - the differences

British and American English spelling differences This test deals with American spellings.

Work out the missing letters. There could be one, two or three.

Type the whole word:

Please send me a copy of your catalo___.
I'll pay for the goods by che___.
She is a ski___ful writer.
A p___diatrician treats sick children.
That newspaper article is libe___ous.
The mood at the funeral was somb___.
I didn't recogni___ you with you hair cut.
Do you have a licen___ to drive this bus?
My bicycle needs a new t___re.
The forest fire will sm___lder for days.
Address the judge as 'Your Hon___.'
My hair is beginning to go gr___.
The suspect has a large m___stache.
My children love li___orice sweets.


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