1st Grade Spelling Words With Example

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flatspeak speak spelling sentences 
The land was flat.
I invited him back to my flat for a coffee.
I got a flat tyre soon after setting off.
He released the tick and put him on the long flat desk.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
Store tobacco is flat black plug, but these fellows mostly chaws the natural leaf twisted.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI.
They were just abreast of Mareciana, and beyond the flat but verdant Island of La Pianosa.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 23. The Island of Monte Cristo.
throatspeak speak spelling sentences 
I had a sore throat, it hurt to swallow.
She seized her attacker by the throat.
My doctor diagnosed a throat infection.
He gazed and gazed and gulped a lump down his throat and did not say a word.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
But the wolf found them all, and used no great ceremony; one after the other he swallowed them down his throat.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE WOLF AND THE SEVEN LITTLE KIDS
Mary put her hand up to her throat because she was afraid he might see the excited lump which she felt jump into it.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
storespeak speak spelling sentences 
Apple store.
The store will reopen.
How do I get to the shoe store?
Then Martha gave up her store of knowledge.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
He sprang to the corner of the brick store.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
They started riding towards the store; then up gets one of the boys, draws a steady bead over the wood-rank, and drops one of them out of his saddle.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII.
bandspeak speak spelling sentences 
A band of gray hair.
Put a rubber band round these books.
The band was playing old Beatles songs.
Tom and Joe Harper got up a band of performers and were happy for two days.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
At the same time, four of the band, who were concealed on the banks of the Almo, surrounded the carriage.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 37. The Catacombs of Saint Sebastian.
Sometimes a chief is wanted, but when a chief presents himself he rarely has to wait long for a band of followers.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 33. Roman Bandits.
plantspeak speak spelling sentences 
Plant a tree.
You can plant a dream.
Plant smile, grow laughter.
And now the boy had to plant and water the garden, hoe and dig, and bear the wind and bad weather.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In IRON HANS
When Dickon began to clear places to plant seeds, she remembered what Basil had sung at her when he wanted to tease her.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
The nasturtiums and other plants, which his father had delighted to train before his window, had all disappeared from the upper part of the house.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 25. The Unknown.
wetspeak speak spelling sentences 
My bike got wet in the rain.
The road was wet and slippery.
The grass is wet with dew.
Close by stood a boy who dashed his stick into a wet ditch.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHOES OF FORTUNE
I knowed he would see I was wet, and then he would be asking questions.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII.
But even on wet days it could not be said that Mary and Colin were dull.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
spendspeak speak spelling sentences 
He wants to spend more time with family.
I intend to spend the night there.
She would rather spend than save.
So they had to spend the night with the goose.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE GOLDEN GOOSE
Mrs. Medlock said I was to have a shilling a week to spend.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
I have no longer the strength to do anything but to spend my days in prayer.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 112. The Departure.
capspeak speak spelling sentences 
Baseball cap.
If the cap fits, wear it.
Put the cap back on the bottle.
It was a lady; her cloak and cap were of snow.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SNOW QUEEN
He pulled off his cap and looked round still smiling.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
He looked startled when he saw Mary, and then touched his cap.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
pressspeak speak spelling sentences 
Press the red bottom.
News press.
Press release.
Villefort, while turning restlessly on the cushions, felt something press against him.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 111. Expiation.
Beauchamp, one of the kings of the press, and therefore claiming the right of a throne everywhere, was eying everybody through his monocle.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 109. The Assizes.
It was filled in and pressed down and made steady.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
jobspeak speak spelling sentences 
If a job is worth doing it is worth doing well.
You can control your job.
He's trying to get a job.
My hands shook, and I was making a bad job of it.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI.
But that pie was a job; we had no end of trouble with that pie.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII.
Then we whirled in with the pick and shovel, and in about two hours and a half the job was done.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVI.
oilspeak speak spelling sentences 
Fish oil.
Oil price.
Cooking oil.
Nobody was at home except an old Lapland woman, who was dressing fish by the light of an oil lamp.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SNOW QUEEN
hitspeak speak spelling sentences 
Hit hard.
The car hit a tree
If you don't aim high you will never hit high.
He now hit upon a half-open door, through a chink of which a faint light shone.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHOES OF FORTUNE
At last they conspired together and hit upon a plan that promised a dazzling victory.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
He hit the landing on the other side neatly, for this was a familiar bit of work to him.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
flewspeak speak spelling sentences 
The bird flew up onto the tree.
A swarm of bees flew into the garden.
We flew to Athens via Paris.
Mary flew across the grass to him.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
She listened to him until he flew away.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
When Mrs. Medlock left her at the end of her own corridor Mary flew back to her room.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
penspeak speak spelling sentences 
Feather ink pen.
Can I borrow your pen for a minute?
The pen is the tougue of the mind.
Andrea took the pen with an imperceptible smile and began.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 81. The Room of the Retired Baker.
Then he laid it down seized his pen, and wrote a few words.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
He fetched from an old secretary a sheet of white paper and pen and ink.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 81. The Room of the Retired Baker.
yardspeak speak spelling sentences 
The back yard.
There is a small pond in his yard.
Give him an inch and he'll take a yard.
It was a little twenty-foot yard.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII.
Two carriages were soon heard to enter the court yard.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 74. The Villefort Family Vault.
We went through the yard so as to see what the hounds would do.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV.
starspeak speak spelling sentences 
A famous movie star.
Sirius is the brightest star in the sky.
She will become a pop star.
A falling star shone in the dark firmament.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHOES OF FORTUNE
One of the youngest ran and tore off the golden star.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE FIR TREE
The golden star of tinsel was still on the top of the Tree, and glittered in the sunshine.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE FIR TREE
bottlespeak speak spelling sentences 
He filled the bottle with wine.
Shake the bottle well before use.
The salesperson gave him a bottle of ink.
We would a took the bottle, but it was broke.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX.
And there was a bottle that had had milk in it, and it had a rag stopper for a baby to suck.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX.
After this the second son went into the forest, and his mother gave him, like the eldest, a cake and a bottle of wine.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE GOLDEN GOOSE
funspeak speak spelling sentences 
I only did it for fun.
It's fun being with you
We had lots of fun at the fair.
His eyes were twinkling with fun.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
He walks over to Thwaite many a day just for th fun of it.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
She was full of fun and made them laugh at all sorts of odd things.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
stuffspeak speak spelling sentences 
There's some sticky stuff in your hair.
I've got some sticky stuff on my shoe.
She's really hot stuff at baseball.
And accordingly he praised the stuff he could not see, and declared that he was delighted with both colors and patterns.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES
She pours water out of the teapot over a piece of stuff which she holds in her hand; it is the bodice; cleanliness is a fine thing.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SNOW QUEEN
We used to hop out of the woods and go charging down on hog-drivers and women in carts taking garden stuff to market, but we never hived any of them.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER III.
presentsspeak speak spelling sentences 
Christmas presents.
The girl has taped up the presents.
The kids hurried to open their presents.
Gretel presents Hans with a calf.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In CLEVER HANS
Gretel presents Hans with a knife.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In CLEVER HANS
Gretel presents Hans with a young goat.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In CLEVER HANS
huntspeak speak spelling sentences 
November is a good time to hunt deer.
She had never taken part in a fox hunt.
Some animals hunt at night.
AFTER dinner all the gang turned out to hunt for turtle eggs on the bar.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
Exactly so; I merely wish to overtake one of my friends, with whom I am going to hunt to-morrow at Chapelle-en-Serval.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 98. The Bell and Bottle Tavern.
But it transpired that this was a request which Joe had just been going to make of Tom, and had come to hunt him up for that purpose.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
teacherspeak speak spelling sentences 
The best teacher.
The teacher told the children to stop chattering.
We all like having you as our teacher.
Children were anxiously questioned, and young teachers.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
Cavalcanti the company of Mademoiselle Louise d'Armilly, her singing teacher.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 76. Progress of Cavalcanti the Younger.
"You are always right," said the music teacher, seating herself by the side of her friend.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 97. The Departure for Belgium.
princessspeak speak spelling sentences 
The princess wanted to marry a blacksmith.
She was like a princess in a fairy tale.
I am really going to meet the princess.
We shall see what this princess said.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SWINEHERD
Now they were in the country where the princess reigned when she was at home.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHADOW
In the evening, the princess and the shadow danced together in the large ball-room.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHADOW
feedspeak speak spelling sentences 
Feed a pig.
The baby can't feed itself yet.
Feed hay to the cows.
He told her what they looked like when they were flowers; he told her how to plant them, and watch them, and feed and water them.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
The repast was magnificent; Monte Cristo had endeavored completely to overturn the Parisian ideas, and to feed the curiosity as much as the appetite of his guests.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 63. The Dinner.
A wild goat had passed before the mouth of the cave, and was feeding at a little distance.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 24. The Secret Cave.
inchspeak speak spelling sentences 
He escaped death by an inch.
Give him an inch and he’ll take a yard.
The curtains were an inch too short.
It fell pretty solid, and only rolled about an inch.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV.
In its happy days flowers had been tucked away into every inch and hole and corner.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
She was suffering from malarial fever, and seemed dying by inches.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 44. The Vendetta.
tripspeak speak spelling sentences 
A trip to New Zealand.
We went on a day trip to the seaside.
She started on her trip yesterday.
He then inquired how they had fared in their trip.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 25. The Unknown.
The chaplain of the chateau came to me yesterday to beg for leave of absence, in order to take a trip to Hyeres for a week.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 19. The Third Attack.
But of course I forgot all about driving slow on accounts of being glad and full of thinking; so I got home a heap too quick for that length of a trip.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII.
newspaperspeak speak spelling sentences 
He reports for a local newspaper.
Which newspaper do you read regularly?
The newspaper caught my attention.
Monte Cristo watched and saw him approach the valet, who drew a small sealed parcel from his pocket, containing a newspaper and a letter.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 85. The Journey.
Next morning, the learned man went out to drink coffee and read the newspapers.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHADOW
Next day a hundred newspapers relate the fact, with the names of the victim and the murderer.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 52. Toxicology.
deskspeak speak spelling sentences 
Reception desk.
He's not at his desk right now.
There are two pens on the desk.
He released the tick and put him on the long flat desk.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
She thrust the volume into the desk, turned the key, and burst out crying with shame and vexation.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
We know nothing as yet of the conspiracy, monsieur; all the papers found have been sealed up and placed on your desk.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
mudspeak speak spelling sentences 
Yellow mud.
I'm stuck in the mud!
My new shoes got ruined in the mud.
He cussed away with all his might, and throwed his hat down in the mud and rode over it, and pretty soon away he went a-raging down the street again, with his gray hair a-flying.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI.
fortspeak speak spelling sentences 
The old Dutch fort.
The forces managed to hold the fort.
He made a decision to leave the fort.
clockspeak speak spelling sentences 
Clock ticking.
The clock has just struck twelve.
One cannot put back the clock.
The ticking of the clock began to bring itself into notice.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
Mary was startled and sorry when she heard the big clock in the courtyard strike the hour of her midday dinner.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
At last he was satisfied that time had ceased and eternity begun; he began to doze, in spite of himself; the clock chimed eleven, but he did not hear it.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
slipspeak speak spelling sentences 
Slip out the room unseen.
This shoe is apt to slip.
Let me slip into something more comfortable.
Martha, help her to slip on her best dress.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
I said I reckoned I would slip over the river and find out what was going on.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER X.
She thought she would slip round this walk and look into the wood and see if there were any rabbits hopping about.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
chinspeak speak spelling sentences 
Keep your chin up.
His chin rose in a proud gesture.
I nicked my chin while shaving.
He had his chin in his hand, thinking.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXV.
Dr. Craven held his chin in his hand and thought him over.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
He sat long with his elbows on his knees and his chin in his hands, meditating.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
beachspeak speak spelling sentences 
A walk along the beach.
He lay on the beach.
The house is clearly visible from the beach.
It seemed to the prisoner that he could distinguish a feminine form on the beach, for it was there Mercedes dwelt.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 8. The Chateau D'If.
bathspeak speak spelling sentences 
I shall have a hot bath and go to bed.
I usually bath the kids in the evening.
Don't throw out the baby with the bath water.
I must do something in time: under such circumstances a Russian bath might do me good.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen
Get Context   In THE SHOES OF FORTUNE
At half past two in the morning Morcerf was conducted to his apartments, where a bath and supper were prepared.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 85. The Journey.
The count had, indeed, just arrived, but he was in his bath, and had forbidden that any one should be admitted.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 88. The Insult.
mailspeak speak spelling sentences 
Should I mail this letter to you?
Air mail is quicker than sea mail.
One mail drives out another.
paintspeak speak spelling sentences 
The paint is wet.
A good face needs no paint.
Apply the paint with a fine brush.
This table had a cover made out of beautiful oilcloth, with a red and blue spread-eagle painted on it, and a painted border all around.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII.
So next morning he got some big sheets of wrapping paper and some black paint, and drawed off some handbills, and stuck them up all over the village.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII.
Vampa in this attire resembled a painting by Leopold Robert, or Schnetz.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 33. Roman Bandits.