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Spelling Lesson 16 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. attorneys, officials, sympathies, debates, centuries

  2. appeal, (long e) threat (short e)

  3. meantime

  4. mere, fate

  5. considerable

  6. horizon - The mark where sky and earth meet.
                    The ship sailed over the horizon.

  7. organize, refuse, exhaust

  8. declined - declining

    endured - enduring

    aroused - arousing

  9. discusses, discussed, discussing

  10. appeal, endure, decline

  11. extinct - no longer exists

Spelling Lesson 17 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. I protest. (verb) - to object or complain

    The protest was orderly. (noun) - an objection or complaint

  2. estimate, regulate, moderate, appreciate

  3. majority - most

    normal - average

    cordially - nicely

    punishment, reasonable

  4. 1.) occupied 

    2.) obliged

  5. regulated, consented, registered, limited

  6. stupid - stu pid


    kingdom - king dom

  7. licence (s)

  8. conservation - con ser va tion

  9. maim - to wound or injure

Spelling Lesson 18 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. enormous, formerly, purchased

  2. maintain - to keep
                    - to keep in order or repair

    (long a sound)

  3. investment, seriously, effective

  4. objection - ob jec tion

    reduction - re duc tion

    situation - sit u a tion

  5. policy - pol i cy

    fuel - fu el

    criticism - cri ti cism

  6. aware - to know

    I am aware of the meeting.

  7. justified, justify

  8. propose - proposed - proposing

    secure - secured - securing

    replace - replaced - replacing

    relieve - relieved - relieving

    pursue - pursued - pursuing

  9. homework

Spelling Lesson 19 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. issue, immense, irrigation, irrigate

  2. satisfactory - sat is fac to ry

    cultivate - cul ti vate

    sanitary - san i tar y

    convenience - con ve ni ence

    consideration - con sid er a tion

    provision - pro vi sion

  3. unsatisfactory, unsanitary, inconvenience (not)

  4. arid - dry

    federal - national

  5. moisture, requirement

  6. employ - employed - employing - (add ed and ing when a vowel comes before the final y.)

  7. numerous

  8. 1) provision, irrigation, cushion, consideration

    2) pamphlet

    3) storage

  9. brochure

Spelling Lesson 20 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. antonym: opposite

    country, city

  2. decrease, positive, grateful, wealth

  3. institute - organize or organization

    erosion - the act of wearing away

    deposit - lay down

    argue - debate or discuss

  4. required, prompt, retain

  5. concern - con cern

    established - es tab lished

  6. proposal - propose

    conveyor - convey

  7. increasing

  8. foundation - foun - da - tion