Spelling/Vocabulary Lists


Unit 17 (May 20-31)

1. approximate

2. construct

3. crude

4. decline

5. distinct

6. evident

7. impulse

8. interpret

9. orient

10. sector

11. submit

12. zest



Unit 16 (May 6-17)

1. adorn

2. appropriate

3. assemble

4. colossal

5. effective

6. frail

7. hostage

8. landslide

9. rampage

10. scamper

11. symptom

12. warrant

*BONUS WORDS: propose, dispose, bilingual, binoculars, bicycle, cyclone


Unit 15 (April 22- May 3)

1. adopt

2. agile

3. analyze

4. assist

5. babble

6. captivity

7. drab

8. fatal

9. generosity

10. genuine

11. illegal

12. merit

*BONUS WORDS: xylophone, symphony, antibiotic, antagonize, synonym, antonym



Unit 14 (April 1-12)

1. absolute

2. arena

3. compliment

4. deliberate

5. dense

6. dominant

7. hazardous

8. huddle

9. necessity

10. offend

11. regain

12. thorough

*BONUS WORDS: theology, monotheism, panorama, pantomime, democracy, aristocrat



Unit 13 (March 18-29)

1. abstract

2. ally

3. appoint

4. attentive

5. bonus

6. carefree

7. courtesy

8. manufacture

9. mistrust

10. noticeable

11. overthrow

12. peculiar

*BONUS WORDS: territory, terrarium, inaudible, audiovisual, planetarium, auditorium



Unit 12 (March 4-14)

1. bristle

2. circular

3. coarse

4. discard

5. extreme

6. focus

7. grasp

8. inspire

9. magnify

10. marine

11. quake

12. troublesome

*BONUS WORDS: commit, intermission, translate, transportation, regress, progressive



Unit 11 (Feb. 11-March 1)

1. blockade

2. chant

3. despair

4. elevate

5. extraordinary

6. heroic

7. lance

8. missionary

9. pointless

10. reflect

11. site

12. toxic



Unit 10 (Jan. 28 - Feb. 8)

1. distress

2. drench

3. dwell

4. juvenile

5. outstanding

6. proceed

7. register

8. sift

9. spree

10. tardy

11. unfit

12. variety

BONUS WORDS: geography, geometry, perimeter, peripheral, thermometer, pedometer



Unit 9 (Jan. 14-25)

1. convict

2. discipline

3. dungeon

4. earnest

5. enclose

6. gradual

7. grumble

8. jagged

9. nourish

10. provision

11. treaty

12. uneasy

BONUS WORDS: manipulate, manufacture, circulate, circumference, spectator, retrospect


Unit 8 (Dec. 17-Jan. 11)

1. awkward

2. clatter

3. gallant

4. lukewarm

5. plentiful

6. ration

7. reserve

8. scholar

9. smolder

10. trudge

11. volunteer

12. weary

BONUS WORDS: vertigo, anniversary, intrAmural, intrOvert, genuflect, flexible



Unit 7 (Dec. 3-14)

1. accurate

2. alert

3. ancestor

4. disaster

5. elementary

6. envy

7. epidemic

8. feeble

9. penetrate

10. romp

11. staple

12. survive

*BONUS WORDS: sympathy, pathology, atheist, anarchy, cardiology, archeology



Unit 6 (Nov. 13- 30)

1. blossom

2. collide

3. constant

4. content

5. distract

6. drought

7. foul

8. noble

9. policy

10. quiver

11. slight

12. tidy



Unit 5 (Oct. 29-Nov. 9)

1. antique

2. baggage

3. digest

4. establish

5. eternal

6. haste

7. humid

8. lash

9. oppose

10. pioneer

11. sensible

12. worthy

*BONUS Words: interrupt, corrupt, dispel, disaster, confide, fidelity


Unit 4 (Oct. 15-25)

1. ambush

2. calculate

3. contribute

4. dread

5. employ

6. extend

7. frantic

8. initial

9. routine

10. stun

11. sturdy

12. yield

*BONUS words: abstract, tractor, conference, congregation, prefer, referee




Unit 3 (Oct. 1-12)

1. attractive

2. burden

3. consent

4. dependable

5. indicate

6. previous

7. qualify

8. response

9. shabby

10. thaw

11. urgent

12. vanity

*BONUS WORDS: scripture, nondescript, submarine, subsequent, asterisk, astrodome



Unit 2 (Sept. 17-28)

1. annual

2. basic

3. competition

4. contract

5. dismiss

6. neglect

7. obtain

8. portion

9. recall

10. sponsor

11. stern

12. vacant

BONUS WORDS: telescope, telegraph, microcosm, microphyte, stethoscope, kaleidoscope)



Unit 1 (Sept. 4-14)

  1. celebrity
  2. counsel
  3. demonstrate
  4. drowsy
  5. essential
  6. hardship
  7. haul
  8. humble
  9. pledge
  10. sincere
  11. stampede
  12. suitable