I see. You were
COMMITTED to my
FORBIDDEN door. Had you
PREFERENCE for many handles? Let me
REFER you to that
REGRETTABLE day when you provided a
LIMITED choice. It was barely
UNSTOPPABLE (even if the
WETTEST of the knobs was rather quite
APPLIED makeup is good for
BUSINESS. You can
HURRIED techno slap.
TRIED and tested. Try
RELYING on our eye
SPYING range. You will be able to dish out
HEAVIER espionage stares at half the cost.
ACHIEVEMENT by the
NEIGHBOURLY (We’re all Mates)
THOROUGHLY genetically modified. We
GENTLY succumbed. Our
LAZINESS became pure
This spelling unit my 10 year old son has been working on rules for suffixes beginning with a consonant.
CYCLING inventions for
FAMOUS person elevation.
GRIMY today – shiny on Tuesday.
GRIZZLY bears of pretension (in the
NICEST possible way by the
OBSERVANT set) will be
PERSUADED, this once, to be cycle
ASKING whether Father Christmas
FASTED? Had he
FLOATED up the chimney & did this
LIGHTENING make him the
LIGHTEST Santa under fluorescent street
LIGHTING? My parents, who normally couldn’t be
PROUDER of me,
SPRINTED into my room, using their (4am)
SWEETEST sleepy voices they told me not to worry about sleigh
RUSTING and yes they’re sure reindeer are arranged that way to look
NEATER but what I really really need to do right now is to GO BACK TO SLEEEEEEEP!
This spelling list felt like it should be Xmassy. I felt I should be Xmassy too.
This spelling list also came with an explanation
when a word has a short vowel sound followed by two consonants, we do not change the root word to add a suffix (e.g. rest-resting)
when a word has a long vowel sound followed by one consonant, we do not change the root word to add a suffix (e.g. shout-shouted)
School spelling Poems and Tales will always be written in the order that they have been given.
ATROCIOUS and ridden. His
CONSCIOUS still hidden
DELICIOUS as dandelion dew
FEROCIOUS were you as the
MALICIOUS came to
PRECIOUS painted on
SPACIOUS blunt blue
SUSPICIOUS were ours who hit
Deliver us from systematic stew
Lou Reed popped into my head during this one.
‘Vicious, you hit me with a flower. You do it every hour. Oh Babe you’re so vicious’
She was the
DEFIANT gazing into the
DISTANCE with an indifferent
ELEGANT not at all
OBSERVANCE that the
OBSERVANT was well aware of my
RELEVANT as the
SUBSTANCE handled would need
TOLERANCE leading to a
TOLERANT view about the
I found this one quite tricky. My knee is still bruised.
Rich Tea biscuits dunked in tea are the bee’s knees.
School Spellings will always will be written in the order that they have been given.