speller

[ spel-er ]
/ ˈspɛl ər /

noun

a person who spells words.
Also called spelling book. an elementary textbook or manual to teach spelling.

QUIZZES

CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!

How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.

Origin of speller

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at spell1, -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for speller

speller
/ (ˈspɛlə) /

noun

a person who spells words in the manner specifieda bad speller
a book designed to teach or improve spelling
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