1st Grade Spelling Words With Example

Grade 1: With Example - 5
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 Grade 1: With Example - 5
trainspeak speak spelling sentences 
Express train.
A ticket for a temporary train.
This train conveys passengers to London.
The train had stopped at a station and Mrs. Medlock was shaking her.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
Teresa saw herself rich, superbly attired, and attended by a train of liveried domestics.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 33. Roman Bandits.
The station was a small one and nobody but themselves seemed to be getting out of the train.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
fitspeak speak spelling sentences 
The shoes are a perfect fit.
His clothes did not fit him very well.
Five people will fit, but that's the max.
Before long the cat was seized by another fit of yearning.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In CAT AND MOUSE IN PARTNERSHIP
Jim hitched it behind with the hooks, and it was a fair fit.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER X.
In the eyes of everybody it seemed fit for table, and preserved its wholesome appearance.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 52. Toxicology.
rockspeak speak spelling sentences 
The ice is as hard as rock.
Solid rock is broken down by weathering.
This drill can bore through rock.
They had concealed a natural chasm which led under the rock.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
The money was soon in the bags and the boys took it up to the cross rock.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
Four avenues opened out of the small cavern which the great rock stood in.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
mountainsspeak speak spelling sentences 
Trip on mountains.
Going to the mountains is going home.
Who can move Mountains?
So they went to the mountains; and as it was a lovely day, they stayed there till the evening.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE ADVENTURES OF CHANTICLEER AND PARTLET
Now they were seven little dwarfs, that lived among the mountains, and dug and searched for gold.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In SNOWDROP
About this time, a band of brigands that had established itself in the Lepini mountains began to be much spoken of.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 33. Roman Bandits.
pagespeak speak spelling sentences 
Page title.
On the same page.
The blank page gives us the right to dream.
Becky snatched at the book to close it, and had the hard luck to tear the pictured page half down the middle.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
At that moment a shadow fell on the page and Tom Sawyer stepped in at the door and caught a glimpse of the picture.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
Tom counted the pages of the sermon; after church he always knew how many pages there had been, but he seldom knew anything else about the discourse.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
sadspeak speak spelling sentences 
This music always makes me sad.
We all felt sad about the accident.
I've just received some very sad news.
The village went to its rest on Tuesday night, sad and forlorn.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
But he made a sad business of it with his unsteady hand, and a smothered titter rippled over the house.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
The villagers began to gather, loitering a moment in the vestibule to converse in whispers about the sad event.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
thirtyspeak speak spelling sentences 
She was in a class of thirty members.
I estimate his age at thirty.
It will cost around thirty dollars.
He seemed scarcely five and thirty.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 40. The Breakfast.
The other fellow was about thirty, and dressed about as ornery.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX.
She did not mind much, because she had already counted up to thirty.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
sickspeak speak spelling sentences 
The sick boy.
I was sick.
The sick man picked at the blanket.
He was sick, he said, and he looked it.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
Pap was standing over me looking sour and sick, too.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII.
She put her hands over her ears and felt sick and shivering.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
shutspeak speak spelling sentences 
Please you shut the door.
Keep your mouth shut and your eyes open.
She shouted at him to shut the gate.
This was not the garden which was shut up.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
Mr. Craven had it shut when his wife died so sudden.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
The King turned pale, and shut his note-book hastily.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll
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forestspeak speak spelling sentences 
A spark started the forest fire.
She lived on the edge of the forest.
The forest looked cool and shady.
Mary felt as if she were in the forest with them.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
The walls were covered with tapestry with a forest scene embroidered on it.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
Just here the blast of a toy tin trumpet came faintly down the green aisles of the forest.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
animalspeak speak spelling sentences 
Wild animal.
Animal photos.
We understand an animal from its eyes.
The poor animal kicked; the girl laughed, and pulled Gerda into bed with her.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
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The animal was strong and handsome, and away they went at full gallop round the lawn.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE ELDERBUSH
Mary had never possessed an animal pet of her own and had always thought she should like one.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
tallspeak speak spelling sentences 
He is a tall man.
A tall tree catches the wind.
The house has a tall fence.
He was a tall boy and a handsome one.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
She was tall and of slender figure, and of a dazzling whiteness.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SNOW QUEEN
At the end of half an hour they were wading through the tall grass of the graveyard.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
dailyspeak speak spelling sentences 
He wrote to her almost daily.
We read news in the daily press.
Take three pills daily after meals.
He was admitted daily after that, but was warned to keep still about his adventure and introduce no exciting topic.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
He had little to bite and to break, and once when great dearth fell on the land, he could no longer procure even daily bread.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In HANSEL AND GRETEL
The majority of the searchers had given up the quest and gone back to their daily avocations, saying that it was plain the children could never be found.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
groupspeak speak spelling sentences 
Small group.
Welcome to the group.
These girls belong to the same group.
He moved away and joined a group of boys and girls and began to talk.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
She went straight to the group of which her husband formed the centre.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 70. The Ball.
So the one went off with one group of scholars, and the other with another.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
addspeak speak spelling sentences 
Add me.
Add value to everyday.
To add what we can to life.
And here, madame, I must add another word of explanation.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 106. Dividing the Proceeds.
Yes, sir; and I can even add that I have only just left his company.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 56. Andrea Cavalcanti.
It is needless to add that there were gold and silver fish in the basin.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 50. The Morrel Family.
bravespeak speak spelling sentences 
Brave man.
Fortune favours the brave.
It was brave of you to speak in front of them.
And from this time the kindness which Edmond showed him was enough for the brave seaman.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 22. The Smugglers.
But they were all ashamed of their weakness, and none was brave enough to speak his thought.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
Selim had also recognized him, but the brave young man only acknowledged one duty, which was to obey.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 77. Haidee.
checkspeak speak spelling sentences 
I check my mailbox every other day.
Let me check your blood pressure.
Unless a check is signed, it is invalid.
Madame Danglars mechanically took the check, the bond, and the heap of bank-notes.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 106. Dividing the Proceeds.
Presently Tom checked his whistle.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
There was a ripple of mirth, which the court checked.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
moonspeak speak spelling sentences 
The new moon shines bright all around.
A full moon hovered in the sky.
The moon is not seen where the sun shines.
The moon drifted from behind the clouds and exposed the pallid face.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
I see the moon go off watch, and the darkness begin to blanket the river.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
The moon was shining, and outside of the shadows it made it most as light as day.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
listspeak speak spelling sentences 
Short list.
To do list.
Make a list of things that make you happy.
Well, these twelve thousand livres are his civil list, and are as essential to him as the twelve millions of a king.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 17. The Abbe's Chamber.
When he had run over all these names in his memory, again read and studied them, commenting meanwhile upon his lists, he shook his head.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 72. Madame de Saint-Meran.
Injun Joe's cup stands first in the list of the cavern's marvels; even "Aladdin's Palace" cannot rival it.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
nicespeak speak spelling sentences 
A nice handbag.
It is nice and warm today.
You look nice with your hair up.
Those muffins look so nice and hot.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
She had never seen such a funny boy, or such a nice one.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
One of the nice little gusts of wind rushed down the walk, and it was a stronger one than the rest.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
throwspeak speak spelling sentences 
Don't throw it to him, give it to him!
They throw rubbish into rivers.
Don't throw the baby out with the bathwater.
I did wish Tom Sawyer was there; I knowed he would take an interest in this kind of business, and throw in the fancy touches.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII.
I reached for some of it as quick as I could to throw over my left shoulder and keep off the bad luck, but Miss Watson was in ahead of me, and crossed me off.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV.
Aunt Polly entered in time to see him throw a few double summersets, deliver a final mighty hurrah, and sail through the open window, carrying the rest of the flower-pots with him.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
drivespeak speak spelling sentences 
Shall we drive or go by train?
In Britain cars drive on the left.
Drive your business, do not let it drive you.
The drive across the wonderfulness of the moor was a soothing thing.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
He approached the window, and saw his father get into it, and drive away.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 91. Mother and Son.
They were to drive over the moor and lunch out of doors among the heather.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
rodespeak speak spelling sentences 
A little boy rode by on a horse.
He got on his bike and rode off.
They rode off into the sunset.
The men ripped around awhile, and then rode away.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII.
He grabbed his gun and rode straight to the place where we was hid.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII.
Then the shepherd jumped upon the horse, wished Hans and the cow good morning, and away he rode.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In HANS IN LUCK
pocketspeak speak spelling sentences 
Pocket money.
I saw you put a note in your pocket.
My keys are in my coat pocket.
She put the key in her pocket and walked up and down her walk.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
He knelt down by the sofa and took a feeding-bottle from his pocket.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
They sat down and he took a clumsy little brown paper package out of his coat pocket.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
sentencespeak speak spelling sentences 
Next sentence.
Simple sentence.
Don't read this sentence.
She dropped the sentence where it was.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
Her lips were about to pass his sentence of life or death.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 86. The Trial.
I am going down there to pronounce the sentence of death against a murderer.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 108. The Judge.
Januaryspeak speak spelling sentences 
On January 1st, the New Year begins.
I was born on January 23rd.
We always have snow in January.
teethspeak speak spelling sentences 
She is having trouble with her teeth.
Her baby teeth start to fall out.
Too much sugar will rot your teeth.
She did not cry, but ground her teeth.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
One of his upper front teeth was loose.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
It is surprising how well you preserve your teeth, Miss, said the collar.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE FALSE COLLAR
squarespeak speak spelling sentences 
Square table.
A square has four corners.
The rooms are all very square.
All the rest of the square was paved with heads.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 35. La Mazzolata.
We want to be awful square and open and above-board here, you know.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV.
On the spot it had occupied was a circular space, exposing an iron ring let into a square flag-stone.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 24. The Secret Cave.
slowspeak speak spelling sentences 
A slow walker.
Slow and steady wins the race.
God’s mill grinds slow but sure.
As he drew near to it his step became still more slow.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
A slow smile spread over it and the gardener looked quite different.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
He thought that the slow movements might mean that he was preparing to pounce, as cats do.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
catchspeak speak spelling sentences 
Eagles catch no flies.
We had to sprint to catch the bus.
First catch your hare then cook him.
Then I set out a line to catch some fish for breakfast.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
If you have, and they catch you, it will be a bad job for you.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In HANS IN LUCK
He had also contrived to catch a few bats, and these, also, he had eaten, leaving only their claws.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
nosespeak speak spelling sentences 
Shape of nose.
A sweet smell greeted the nose.
I struck him on his nose.
As a duck with its eyelids, so he with his nose.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll
Get Context   In CHAPTER X. The Lobster Quadrille
Basil was a little boy with impudent blue eyes and a turned-up nose, and Mary hated him.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
He did look funny and delightful, Mary thought, with his round blue eyes and red cheeks and happy looking turned-up nose.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
yesterdayspeak speak spelling sentences 
I first heard of it yesterday.
Yesterday is history.
No one can call back yesterday.
He followed after thee yesterday.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
They was quite in a pother yesterday.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
I stopped in her cottage on my way to Thwaite yesterday and had a bit of talk with her.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
dropspeak speak spelling sentences 
Be careful not to drop that plate.
You could hear a pin drop.
The last drop makes the cup run over.
One could have heard a pin drop.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
Martha let her knitting drop on her knee and gazed at her with startled eyes.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
And this, if you please, this is what Ben Weatherstaff beheld and which made his jaw drop.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
milespeak speak spelling sentences 
One mile to go.
Walk a mile.
Go the extra mile.
The island was three mile long.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
It was on a hill, about a mile and a half from the village.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
The river was not high, so there was not more than a two or three mile current.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
cupspeak speak spelling sentences 
A full cup.
The cup run over.
I'd like a cup of coffee.
Between the two baskets he placed a small silver cup with a silver cover.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 31. Italy: Sinbad the Sailor.
Then she made Colin a cup of beef tea and gave a cup to Mary, who really was very glad to get it after her excitement.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
So his mother undressed him, put him to bed, and had the tea-pot brought in, to make him a good cup of Elderflower tea.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE ELDERBUSH
dancespeak speak spelling sentences 
The waltz is an easy dance to learn.
He piped so that we could dance.
They rolled back and had a dance.
They used to dance round and sing at me.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
But then she went to the ball and began to dance.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE RED SHOES
Then turn not pale, beloved snail, but come and join the dance.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll
Get Context   In CHAPTER X. The Lobster Quadrille
fatspeak speak spelling sentences 
People should eat much less fat.
Fat hens lay few eggs.
I fry potatoes in hot fat with a bit of onion.
When I had typhoid fever his face got quite fat.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
The good advice was followed, and a pot of fat was bought, but they did not know where to put it.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In CAT AND MOUSE IN PARTNERSHIP
She went straight to the church, stole to the pot of fat, began to lick at it, and licked the top of the fat off.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
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