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6B Spellings 30th November

Spellings: Easily Confused Spellings 2

 

The endings ORYERY and ARY can also be confusing. Some tips to help are as follows:

·        ARY – added to nouns or adjectives, for example documentary or legendary;

·        ERY – added to nouns only, for example, bakery, pottery, and machinery (One exception is slippery, which is an adjective);

·        ORY – added to nouns or adjectives, for example, category or contradictory.

 

1. anniversary

2. boundary

3. delivery

4. category

5. commentary

6. discovery

7. ordinary

8. momentary

9. mystery

10. nursery

11. jewellery

12. necessary

13. contradictory

14. legionary

15. surgery

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