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Practice Spelling And Be A Pro!

Aug 17, 2007
Spelling can sometimes be difficult to many kids or even adults. It can is daunting when you are having a hard time writing words on your messages and emails because you are not confident with your spelling skills.

Whatever the reason is, there is still a room for improvement by means of practice. You may encounter words that can challenge your spelling skills.

If the same words are constantly misspelled, you can ask a close friend or a member of your household to help you master the words through pop quizzes during your free time.

Pop quizzes can even become a game where you can enjoy while everybody participates in the spelling game. Another way overcome these words is by writing down the difficult words on a paper.

This is an effective way to practice spelling. You may go through the words repeatedly until you have memorized all the words and how they are spelled correctly.

You may also find online spelling tests that you can use for your practice spelling activity. These tests will allow you be familiarized with the words that you find hard to spell.

It can be a challenging task to master the correct spelling of the words, but by practicing more, you can get over your problems and dilemma on those hard to spell words.

Survey shows that many teens and adults who came from reputable schools barely know how to read and spell words correctly.

It is really alarming that accuracy in the spelling is such a big issue for many. But through dedication, diligence and a lot of practice, you will be able to overcome your spelling problems.

Here are more techniques that would help you improve your spelling skills.

1. Classify the errors you always make when spelling words. You can focus on the words that trouble you a lot. Specialize and be patient in mastering its spelling.

2. The dictionary can help you a lot on your spelling problems. If there are words that you find difficult to spell, use the dictionary as your reference. Not only you will remember the correct spelling, you will also know a word's exact meaning.

3. You may break down long words into two parts. This is an effective way to remember the correct spelling of the word especially those having double letters in the middle of the world.

4. Play word puzzles and word games like crossword puzzles, scrabble, Boggle and acrostics. These will help you enhance your spelling while you are having fun.

5. Try to visualize the word you encounter in books and newspapers. Put them into your mind and remember how they are spelled correctly.

These are useful tips that will help you in spelling words correctly. Try to practice writing the words correctly and accurately. Do this as an everyday routine.

Most importantly read as often as you can. This is the most effective way to help you practice spelling. Reading will get you familiarized with the spelling of many words. Remember to practice spelling everyday and be an expert someday!
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