1st Grade Spelling Words With Example

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rugspeak speak spelling sentences 
A small rug on the floor.
The blue rug has faded over years.
The cat keeps clawing at the rug.
The Rajah condescended to seat himself on a rug under the tree.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
After the manservant had arranged his rugs and cushions the Rajah waved his hand to him and to the nurse.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
There were rich colors in the rugs and hangings and pictures and books on the walls which made it look glowing and comfortable even in spite of the gray sky and falling rain.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
gumspeak speak spelling sentences 
Spit out that gum.
The gum stuck to my fingers.
Would you like some gum to chew?
atticspeak speak spelling sentences 
You'll find a dusty attic.
These stairs will take you up to the attic.
There's a trapdoor into the attic.
The house, with kitchens and cellars below, had above the ground-floor, two stories and attics.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 50. The Morrel Family.
bugspeak speak spelling sentences 
I've caught a bug.
There's a bug crawling up your leg.
The bird caught a bug on the fly.
The sand began to work, and presently a small black bug appeared for a second and then darted under again in a fright.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
Jim's eyes bugged out when he heard that; and I reckon mine did, too.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX.
It was Jack-o'-lanterns, or lightning bugs; so he set down again, and went to watching, same as before.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI.
batspeak speak spelling sentences 
Bat man toys.
The bat is flying.
I'm as blind as a bat without my glasses.
He put his hoop away, and his bat; there was no joy in them any more.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
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
The bats chased the children a good distance; but the fugitives plunged into every new passage that offered, and at last got rid of the perilous things.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
dadspeak speak spelling sentences 
My dad loves to go fishing.
Dad and I had a good laugh over it.
Dad was clearing up in the kitchen.
frogspeak speak spelling sentences 
A green frog.
A frog leaped out.
The witch changed the prince into a frog.
I shot head-first off of the bank like a frog, clothes and all on, and struck out for the canoe.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII.
Then the princess ran to the door and opened it, and there she saw the frog, whom she had quite forgotten.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE FROG-PRINCE
And when the princess opened the door the frog came in, and slept upon her pillow as before, till the morning broke.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE FROG-PRINCE
squirrelspeak speak spelling sentences 
A nice funny squirrel.
Squirrel usually isn't pet.
We take many photos for this squirrel.
Soot had pushed away a squirrel and huddled close to him on his shoulder, the gray film dropped over his eyes.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
A couple of squirrels set on a limb and jabbered at me very friendly.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
He can charm foxes and squirrels and birds just as the natives in India charm snakes.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
Santa Clausspeak speak spelling sentences 
Santa Claus office.
Santa Claus will receive lots of letters.
Santa Claus is usually in red.
missspeak speak spelling sentences 
Miss England
Miss the bus.
I miss you so much.
Sid was sick and had to miss the fun; Mary remained at home to entertain him.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
He bravely bore his miseries three weeks, and then one day turned up missing.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXV
If the bodies continued missing until Sunday, all hope would be given over, and the funerals would be preached on that morning.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
it'sspeak speak spelling sentences 
It's me.
It's not too late.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
hopspeak speak spelling sentences 
Rabbits hop.
Every one could hop out.
It's a short hop from London to Paris.
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.
He hopped about and pecked the earth briskly, looking for seeds and insects.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
She chirped, and talked, and coaxed and he hopped, and flirted his tail and twittered.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
mopspeak speak spelling sentences 
I mop the kitchen floor.
She bought a new white mop.
Please mop the floor.
busspeak speak spelling sentences 
Next bus to downtown.
Bus conductor.
The bus was jammed with people.
bikespeak speak spelling sentences 
Get off my bike.
He got on his bike.
Let's go for a bike ride.
tapespeak speak spelling sentences 
Red and Wide tape.
Shall I tie the package or tape it?
Be carefull; don't wipe the tape!
ripspeak speak spelling sentences 
A rip in the book.
He will rip up the letter.
I heard the tent rip.
We just set there and watched him rip and tear around till he drownded.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER X.
The men ripped around awhile, and then rode away.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII.
While I was cooking supper the old man took a swig or two and got sort of warmed up, and went to ripping again.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI.
kitespeak speak spelling sentences 
Fly kite.
He'll make a kite for me.
They watched the kite fall back.
Well, he's mended kites for me, Huck, and knitted hooks on to my line.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
kittenspeak speak spelling sentences 
A tiny kitten.
The cat picked up the kitten.
The kitten uses that box as a bed.
puppyspeak speak spelling sentences 
Young puppy.
What a cute puppy!
The new puppy strayed from room to room.
An enormous puppy was looking down at her with large round eyes, and feebly stretching out one paw, trying to touch her.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV. The Rabbit Sends in a Little Bill
The children seemed to tumble about and amuse themselves like a litter of rough, good-natured collie puppies.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
sledspeak speak spelling sentences 
A dog sled.
He was riding the sled.
The sled is big enough for three children.
fryspeak speak spelling sentences 
We shall fry in this hot sun.
Fry the onions until they soften.
The ground was hot enough to fry an egg on.
When dinner-time drew nigh, Catherine took a nice steak, which was all the meat she had, and put it on the fire to fry.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In FREDERICK AND CATHERINE
I catched a good big catfish, too, and Jim cleaned him with his knife, and fried him.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
They fried the fish with the bacon, and were astonished; for no fish had ever seemed so delicious before.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
grandmaspeak speak spelling sentences 
Give your old Grandma a kiss.
Grandma lives in an old cottage.
Times have changed since Grandma was young.
momspeak speak spelling sentences 
She lives with her mom and dad.
Thanks for being such a good mom.
My mom says I have to stay home tonight.
bendspeak speak spelling sentences 
There's a sharp bend ahead.
It's hard to bend an iron bar.
She can't bend him to her will.
We went drifting down into a big bend, and the night clouded up and got hot.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI.
That night about ten we hove in sight of the lights of a town away down in a left-hand bend.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI.
But I reckon it was more than a cat-nap, for when I waked up the stars was shining bright, the fog was all gone, and I was spinning down a big bend stern first.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV.
divespeak speak spelling sentences 
I can dive under the water.
Unlike some birds, it does not dive vertically.
Let's dive in,supper is ready.
Examine the past and the present, and endeavor to dive into futurity, and then say whether I am not a divine instrument.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 112. The Departure.
Dantes dived again, and remained a long time beneath the water.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 21. The Island of Tiboulen.
Jacopo dived into the hold and soon returned with what Edmond wanted.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 21. The Island of Tiboulen.
stuckspeak speak spelling sentences 
The paper is stuck to my finger.
I'm stuck in the mud!
She got the key stuck in the lock.
He had rubies and emeralds and diamonds stuck all over him.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
I sometimes made little beds in the sand and stuck flowers in them.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
Then they all stuck a pin in their fingers to get blood to sign with, and I made my mark on the paper.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER II.
bumpspeak speak spelling sentences 
A loud bump.
He got a bump on the head.
They will probably bump you off!
Dr. Craven started in actual alarm and Mrs. Medlock almost fell back because he had accidentally bumped against her.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
campgroundspeak speak spelling sentences 
Lakeside campground.
The rain would turn their campground to mud.
The campground has a swimming pool.
lettucespeak speak spelling sentences 
Lettuce salad.
Buy a lettuce and some tomatoes.
Wash the lettuce and tear into pieces.
satspeak speak spelling sentences 
He went and sat beside her.
She sat in the corner.
The books sat unread on the shelf for years.
So they sat down, and nobody spoke for some minutes.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX. The Mock Turtle's Story
Mary sat in her corner of the railway carriage and looked plain and fretful.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
The Gryphon sat up and rubbed its eyes: then it watched the Queen till she was out of sight: then it chuckled.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX. The Mock Turtle's Story
hugspeak speak spelling sentences 
She gave her mother a big hug.
Dave opened his arms to give her a hug.
I just want to hug you so much.
I run along the bank a piece and got aboard, and Jim he grabbed me and hugged me, he was so glad to see me.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII.
Mary Jane she went for him, Susan and the hare-lip went for the duke, and then such another hugging and kissing I never see yet.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV.
So she didn't lose no time, but asked him; and hugged him and kissed him over and over again, and then turned him over to the old man, and he took what was left.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII.
hamsterspeak speak spelling sentences 
A little hamster.
My brother had a hamster.
A hamster will sit up and beg for food.
baseballspeak speak spelling sentences 
Baseball cap.
He was on the baseball team.
He coached a baseball team last year.
chewspeak speak spelling sentences 
This meat is difficult to chew.
Chew your food well before swallow.
You should chew over this thing.
He promised to abstain from smoking, chewing, and profanity as long as he remained a member.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
That was agreeable, so they chewed it turn about, and dangled their legs against the bench in excess of contentment.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
But none of the pirates smoked or "chewed" but himself.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
zoospeak speak spelling sentences 
We saw three pandas in the zoo.
She led the children into the zoo.
The tiger escaped from the zoo for hours.
shampoospeak speak spelling sentences 
What kind of shampoo do you use?
Wet your hair and apply the shampoo.
How often do you shampoo your hair?
classroomspeak speak spelling sentences 
The classroom was full of activity.
There are forty people in the classroom.
We go to the classroom in sequence.
Halloweenspeak speak spelling sentences 
Halloween costumes.
His face looks like a Halloween mask.
I wore a dress to a Halloween party
soccerspeak speak spelling sentences 
After school, we played soccer.
Soccer referees have a thankless task.
France and Spain met in the soccer cup final.
hopscotchspeak speak spelling sentences 
It's squares for hopscotch.
The children start to play hopscotch.
At hopscotch, the best hoppers are kids.