Words beginning with ind...
Physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident is injury.

Words beginning with ind...

Is your spelling indestructible? Find out in this KS3 quiz on words beginning at ind.

"When you're a kid, you have this feeling like you're indestructible. Your mortality doesn't even occur to you. But as time goes by, you realise, I better cut this out or that out if I want to continue to exist." - David Johansen.

Words ending in the suffix -ible can catch the unwary speller out. Both -ible and -able sound the same at the end of a word, and -able is certainly more common. In addition to "indestructible", how many words ending in -ible can you list? It's possible, or even probable, that you will think of very few. It's even credible that anyone with handwriting that is remotely legible will begin to think that this sentence is no longer intelligible. Did you spot the -ibles there?

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  1. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    Related to the business of manufacturing or other productive work
    The words "industry" and "industrial" are related
  2. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    Basic facilities, services and installations needed for the functioning of a community or society
    The prefix infra- means "beneath"
  3. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    Something fed into a process with the intention of it shaping or affecting the outputs of that process
    An "input" is put in
  4. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    An arthropod characterized by six legs, up to four wings, and a chitinous exoskeleton
    Someone who studies insects is not an insectologist, but an entomologist!
  5. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    Freedom from control or influence of another or others
    Except for the first i, all the vowels in "independence" are the same
  6. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    An alphabetical listing of items and their location
    "Index" functions both as a noun and as a verb
  7. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    A component of a mixture or compound
    The important letter to remember here is the e of the second syllable
  8. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    Facts from which conclusions can be drawn
    It's easier to remember the o of the second syllable if you consider that "information" includes the word "inform"
  9. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    A new way of doing something
    Remember the double n
  10. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
    Physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident
    The words "injure" and "injury" are related

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