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  1. laundry - laun dry
    machinery - ma chin er y
    acceptance - ac cept ance
    opposition - op po si tion

  2. domestic - regarding home or country; a servant
    The domestic cleaned the house.

  3. household - house - hold

  4. additional - addition
    invention - invent
    amusement - amuse,
    acceptance - accept

  5. equal - equally
    annual - annually
    furious - furiously
    ideal - ideally
    confident - confidently

  6. volume
    1) a book, a tome - I bought a volume of poems.

    2) amount, bulk - What is the volume of cereal in this box?

    3) cubic measure - What is the volume of this jar?

    4) depth & fullness of sound - Turn down the volume on the radio.

  7. provided - drop the final e before adding ed
    guarantee - guaranteed, reduce - reduced, engage - engaged

  8. benefit - ben e fit, benefits

  9. engage - engagement

  10. development, opposition, additional, machinery

Spelling Lesson 27 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. youth, urgent - ur gent, advance - ad vance,

  2. succeeded - ed - succeed

    naturally - ly - natural

    appointment - ment - appoint

    arrangement - ment - arrange

    inventor - or - invent

    delivered - ed - deliver

  3. conclusion, satisfaction

  4. unusual

  5. capable - ca pa ble

    original - o rig i nal

    definite - def i nite

    industrious - in dus tri ous

  6. energy - en er gy

  7. examine, experiment

  8. inventor - inventor's

    youth - youth's

  9. thorough - thoroughly, unusual - unusually, definite - definitely,

    urgent - urgently

  10. naturally, succeeded, appointment, arrangement

Spelling Lesson 28 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. spoken

  2. 1) earnest 2) similar 3) delicate

  3. communicate - communication

  4. excitement - one who, or that which, excites

    instrument - a tool, a mechanical implement
                       - a mechanical contrivance for producing musical sound

    comment - a remark, a criticism

  5. connection, assistance, renew

  6. magic

  7. necessity - ne ces si ty

    commercial - com mer cial

    realize - re a lize

    ambition - am bi tion

  8. patent - exclusive right to sell or make a new invention

    He holds a patent for a new motor.

  9. human - humans

  10. operation 1) The way something works.

                      2) A medical procedure.

Spelling Lesson 29 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. telegraph, telegram, television, telephone

  2. discourage, skillful

  3. electricity - electrical

  4. dispatch: 1) important message

                     2) to send off quickly

    basis - foundation

    promptly - quickly

  5. laboratory - lab or a tor y

    difficulties - dif fi cul ties

    reliable - re li a ble

    disappointment - dis ap point ment

    experience - ex pe ri ence

    reputation - rep u ta tion

  6. struggle

  7. genius - very great natural powers of the mind

    She is a musical genius.

    nonsense - foolishness - Don't speak such nonsense.

    wisdom - knowledge and good judgment

    King Solomon is remembered for his wisdom.

  8. equip - equipment
    disappoint - disappointment

  9. struggle (hard g), telegram (hard g) telegraph (hard g)

    discourage (soft g) , genius (soft g)

Spelling Lesson 30 Answers

EXERCISES

  1. threat - threatened, improve - improvement, remark - remarkable,

    acquaint - acquaintance, construct - construction, scarce - scarcely

  2. submarine - submarines, venture - ventures, carpenter - carpenters

  3. sacrifice - sac ri fice

  4. vision - sight; that which is seen; a mental representation of a visual object

    actual - real; existing; present; current

    credit: 1) promise of payment at a future time

                2) a reputation inspiring trust or confidence

    instance - an example, illustrative case or precedent

  5. ability - a bil i ty - abilities

  6. proceed - to go on; advance - We will proceed to the next town.

    precede - to go before in time

  7. deserve - deserved - deserving, represent - represented - representing

  8. practical - prac tic al - 3 syllables

  9. commerce: - buying and selling on a large scale.

    The commerce in Europe is thriving.