It’s spelling bee season! Each and every year, spellers at the local, state, and national levels impress me with their skills. It’s so much harder than it looks—and it looks pretty hard! Here are some of the words from this year’s national spelling bee list. Go ahead and put yourself to the test. How many would you spell correctly? 

Put Your Spelling to the Test!

Look at the definition, etymology, and pronunciation of these Scripps National Spelling Bee-winning words and see if you can spell them correctly. (We've even helped you out a little by making this quiz multiple choice!)