Spelling: -or-, -oor-, and -ore-
She looked gorgeous in her new dress.

Spelling: -or-, -oor-, and -ore-

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1.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the noun that means '40'?
forty
fourty
forety
foty
You'd be surprised by how many people spell 40 as 'fourty' because 4 is spelled 'four'
2.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the noun that means 'a bullfighter on horseback'?
torador
tooreador
toriador
toreador
Well done if you knew this word
3.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the adjective that means 'no points or goals scored'?
scorless
scoreless
scoorless
scareless
Although scoreless, it was an exciting football match
4.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the noun that means 'wizard'?
sorceror
soorcerer
sorcerer
sorecerer
The sorcerer stirred the pot and spoke in a strange language
5.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the noun that means 'the feeling of being fed up'?
boordom
bordom
boredom
bawrdom
As the night drew on, boredom descended on the group
6.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the adjective that means 'very beautiful'?
gawrgeous
goorgeous
goregeous
gorgeous
She looked gorgeous in her new dress
7.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the noun that means 'a ceramic material used for making plates, cups and other objects'?
porcelain
poorcelain
porecelain
pawrcelain
She always used porcelain tea cups
8.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the noun that means 'the section of the human arm between the elbow and the wrist'?
forarm
foorarm
forearm
fourarm
Since taking up training, his forearms were more muscular
9.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the adjective that means 'currently inactive or not in use'?
doremant
dormant
dowrmant
doormant
The virus lay dormant for the time being
10.
Which of the following words is the correct spelling for the verb that means 'to predict or work out what is likely to happen'?
fourcast
forcast
forecast
foorcast
The weather reporters have forecast rain for tomorrow
Author:  Frank Evans

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