English Language: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Grade 2 Language - Spelling Patterns (Questions)

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Phonic rules help students spell words. When the students learn these phonic rules, they will realize that these rules establish spelling patterns. Then the students can spell difficult words based on these spelling patterns. For example, "ea" is pronounced with a long "e" sound. In this quiz, the students will look at a picture and determine the correct spelling of what is in the picture.

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1. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] swet
[ ] sweat
[ ] swate
[ ] swete
2. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] jerm
[ ] jirm
[ ] germ
[ ] girm
3. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] dru
[ ] droo
[ ] drue
[ ] drew
4. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] bunp
[ ] bump
[ ] bupp
[ ] bum
5. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] pach
[ ] patch
[ ] patsh
[ ] pasch
6. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] bushs
[ ] bushess
[ ] bushes
[ ] bushe
7. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] cough
[ ] coff
[ ] caff
[ ] colf
8. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] banc
[ ] bak
[ ] bance
[ ] bank
9. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] tooth
[ ] toth
[ ] tothe
[ ] toothe
10. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of this season?
[ ] sprig
[ ] spring
[ ] springe
[ ] sprinng
English Language: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Grade 2 Language - Spelling Patterns (Answers)
1. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] swet
[x] sweat
[ ] swate
[ ] swete
Sweat follows the short "ea" pattern.
2. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] jerm
[ ] jirm
[x] germ
[ ] girm
This is a germ and it uses the r-controlled "e" pattern.
3. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] dru
[ ] droo
[ ] drue
[x] drew
This word contains the "ew" pattern.
4. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] bunp
[x] bump
[ ] bupp
[ ] bum
The picture is of bumps in the road. The words contains the final blend of "mp" pattern.
5. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] pach
[x] patch
[ ] patsh
[ ] pasch
This word uses the final digraph of "ch."
6. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] bushs
[ ] bushess
[x] bushes
[ ] bushe
This word uses the pattern of "es" to make it plural.
7. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[x] cough
[ ] coff
[ ] caff
[ ] colf
The "gh" makes the "f" sound in some words.
8. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[ ] banc
[ ] bak
[ ] bance
[x] bank
Bank contains the final digraph "nk."
9. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of it?
[x] tooth
[ ] toth
[ ] tothe
[ ] toothe
Tooth contains the final digraph of "th."
10. Look at the picture. What is the picture? What is the correct spelling of this season?
[ ] sprig
[x] spring
[ ] springe
[ ] sprinng
Spring uses an "ing" pattern.