Spelling: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Words ending in y (Questions)

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Words ending in y are pronounced as 'ee'. This spelling quiz will introduce elementary school children to these 'y' ending words.

Sometimes a word ends with an ‘ee’ sound but it is shown by the letter ‘y’. This quiz will test you on spellings that end with ‘y’. Can you spell the missing words?

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1. This flower is called a ____.
[ ] poppie
[ ] poppey
[ ] popy
[ ] poppy
2. She invited her ____ round for dinner.
[ ] family
[ ] famly
[ ] faimily
[ ] familee
3. He was ____ ____ to receive his new bat.
[ ] very and happey
[ ] verry and happy
[ ] very and hapy
[ ] very and happy
4. He told a ____ joke.
[ ] funy
[ ] funny
[ ] funey
[ ] funney
5. She had her ____ in the ____.
[ ] party and city
[ ] party and citty
[ ] partey and city
[ ] party and citey
6. She is a ____ girl.
[ ] babby
[ ] daddy
[ ] baby
[ ] dady
7. This is a close up of a ____. Can you see his ____.
[ ] flay and body
[ ] fliy and body
[ ] fly and body
[ ] fly and boody
8. The ____ driver was eating a ____.
[ ] lorry and berry
[ ] lory and berry
[ ] lorry and bery
[ ] lory and bery
9. Will you ____ and ____ on our neighbors?
[ ] twy and spy
[ ] try and spy
[ ] try and sppy
[ ] try and spye
10. When we do this test, please don't ____.
[ ] copy
[ ] copey
[ ] coppy
[ ] coppey
Spelling: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Words ending in y (Answers)
1. This flower is called a ____.
[ ] poppie
[ ] poppey
[ ] popy
[x] poppy
November 11th is called Remembrance Day; on this day people wear poppies and remember soldiers who fought in wars.
2. She invited her ____ round for dinner.
[x] family
[ ] famly
[ ] faimily
[ ] familee
Sometimes words can end with 'ey' or 'ie'; they both make the 'y' sound.
3. He was ____ ____ to receive his new bat.
[ ] very and happey
[ ] verry and happy
[ ] very and hapy
[x] very and happy
The large wooden area of a cricket bat is called the 'blade'.
4. He told a ____ joke.
[ ] funy
[x] funny
[ ] funey
[ ] funney
Here's a joke: Why did the chicken cross the road? To get to the other side!
5. She had her ____ in the ____.
[x] party and city
[ ] party and citty
[ ] partey and city
[ ] party and citey
Every country has cities and also a capital city. The capital city of England is London.
6. She is a ____ girl.
[ ] babby
[ ] daddy
[x] baby
[ ] dady
You can't pick the gender of a baby - so moms and dads have no idea what you'll be until you're in their belly or born!
7. This is a close up of a ____. Can you see his ____.
[ ] flay and body
[ ] fliy and body
[x] fly and body
[ ] fly and boody
Fruit flies have hairy bodies and sticky feet.
8. The ____ driver was eating a ____.
[x] lorry and berry
[ ] lory and berry
[ ] lorry and bery
[ ] lory and bery
He could have been eating strawberries, blueberries, goji berries or raspberries - to name just a few!
9. Will you ____ and ____ on our neighbors?
[ ] twy and spy
[x] try and spy
[ ] try and sppy
[ ] try and spye
Spies really do exist; in England we have MI5 that look after our country.
10. When we do this test, please don't ____.
[x] copy
[ ] copey
[ ] coppy
[ ] coppey
There's a saying for copying: you're only cheating yourself. This means you are the one who will pay in the end as you'll never learn.