Spelling list: tricky words

First 20 words which you should know for 11+ English

translate:
Brother Kate drew a sketch of her brother.
thirteen Fourteen is the number after thirteen. *
bought I bought this dress at the new boutique.
above A swallow was flying up above.
through He put his arms through the lifebelt.
between Come and sit between us.
tomorrow I'll call you again tomorrow.
followed The hounds followed the scent of the fox.
told I told you to be quiet.
finally The group finally reached safety. *
Christmas Christmas is celebrated on the 25th of December.
Sister Dad's sister is my aunt.
fourteen Fifteen is the number after fourteen. *
brought The lost child was brought back home.
across We had to wade across the stream.
towards Global warming constitutes towards climate change.
without The document is not valid without a signature.
different In Britain, some spellings are different from the USA.
yesterday The tide came up much higher yesterday.
heard Have you heard his latest CD?

This public word list was created by

* This sentence was added by a Spellzone user.


'Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check' spelling exercise Learn this spelling list using the 'Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check' activity.

spelling test Test yourself using the 'Listen and Spell' spelling test.

English spelling games Spelling games using the word list: tricky words

Worksheets and activities Worksheets and activities using the word list: tricky words

Handwriting worksheets Handwriting worksheets using the word list: tricky words


Sign up to remove this advert

Remove this advert

Print this page

Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check: spelling exercise spelling test English spelling games Worksheets and activities Handwriting worksheets

Search word lists



Try Spellzone for free

Sign up to remove this advert

"This is a fantastic opportunity for our students!  I'm sure Spellzone will be invaluable in helping them to improve their spellings and therefore improve the quality of their writing in all subject areas!"
Teacher, High School, UK

Help...


If you need help logging into your account, or you need more information, we are here to help.

Help