CREST International Spell Bee Winter Competition Syllabus

Class 1

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Alarm, alone, already, apply, apron, attach, away, Baked, bald, bang, bank, bark, bath, bathroom, bathtub, beak, bedroom, bend, best, bike, blade, blank, blink, blush, board, boil, bow, brain, break, build, bundle, buy, bye, Cactus, cage, cartoon, cause, cement, chalk, change, charge, cheat, circle, clap, clay, clock, close, clue, coal, coin, comb, comment, complete, cone, control, cover, cream, crib, crocodile, crowd, cube, Daily, dish, doormat, dried, drop, during, dustbin, duster, Earth, eel, effort, equal, Fade, fall, farm, feeling, file, finally, fire, force, forget, fridge, friend, front, fry, Ghost, gift, grass, grill, gush, Half, handbag, hang, hardly, hatch, hawk, healthy, herb, here, hold, holiday, hop, hotel, houseboat, Igloo, important, incomplete, iron, Jute, Keep, kettle, Label, lace, land, lick, light, lizard, long, love, Manner, mass, match, maze, meal, meet, milkshake, mint, minute, money, move, movement, much, Near, neat, nibble, nice, nod, noise, noisy, Object, open, opening, organ, oven, Pair, palace, paste, path, peanut, pearl, penny, person, phone, piano, pick, piece, pile, platform, pluck, poem, poetic, polish, pond, pool, poppy, pouch, pour, pram, pray, protect, puddle, purse, Rack, raindrop, rarely, reach, ready, rectangle, relative, remote, repeat, reptile, revolve, rhyme, rise, rock, rough, round, rub, rupee, rush, Sand, seed, seek, selfish, shampoo, share, shiny, shoe, shrub, shut, shy, side, signal, silk, silver, single, sink, skip, sleepy, slice, slip, smelly, snacks, sneeze, soak, soap, solution, sound, sour, spectacles, spit, stalk, station, steal, steam, steel, store, story, stove, straw, suck, sunlight, sunny, swallow, switch, system, Tablecloth, tablemats, tablespoon, tadpole, tail, taste, teach, teaspoon, throat, ticket, tight, toast, today, together, toilet, tomorrow, toothbrush, torch, touch, trace, traffic, travel, tray, tremble, trip, trunk, turn, twinkle, Under, Wagon, wait, ward, wash, wear, well

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 2

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Acting, adjust, adult, against, alive, allow, along, aloud, ankle, answer, anthem, anything, asleep, avoid, award, Backpack, balm, bandage, bangle, batsman, batter, battery, beach, beast, bedcover, before, begin, belief, bitterness, bleat, bluebell, bodyguard, bonnet, bored, borrow, bottlebrush, bowler, brake, breath, butcher, buttermilk, Capsule, catch, cheap, chimney, chopsticks, chunks, classify, classroom, clever, climber, clothesline, cloudy, cobweb, coil, collar, collect, corner, cornflakes, correct, costly, cough, crate, creak, creeper, cricketer, cuckoo, curtain, cushion, Dancing, dead, deck, defeat, delete, diaper, diet, dimple, double, down, dragonfly, drawing, drill, drip, drizzle, drove, drown, Earthworm, energy, enough, evening, exciting, exercise, expensive, Fabric, factory, fairy, famous, feast, fielder, filthy, firecracker, fishing, fist, flash, florist, flour, flow, flute, follow, frame, fresh, furniture, further, Gain, garage, gobble, grab, grater, great, grin, groan, grow, grumpy, guest, guitar, Hand back, hardworking, headlight, heavenly, highway, hollow, hollyhock, hose, human, Jealous, Ladder, leap, leather, library, lightning, locate, lollipop, look, lose, louse, lucky, Machine, medicine, mittens, moisture, mourn, multiply, mushroom, music, Necklace, necktie, news, nothing, notice, Own, Padding, paid, pain, pane, parcel, partner, peck, peeler, penguin, pepper, perch, perform, petal, petrol, pickle, pillow, playground, present, prior, punch, puppy, Question, Raise, rapid, regular, remark, remove, revise, rhinoceros, rinse, road, roam, rodent, rotten, Sale, sapling, saucer, scene, scoop, scooter, sharpener, shawl, shore, similar, singing, slam, sleeves, snatch, soggy, solar, sponge, spring, squash, stadium, stair, stay, still, stood, stork, storm, strain, stuff, stupid, subtract, sunshine, sure, surprised, sway, sweetcorn, swoop, Termite, textbook, thank, their, thinking, thrice, tiny, toaster, tonight, toothache, tracksuit, treat, triple, twice, twig, Umpire, undress, upset, Vanilla, vegetative, violin, Wallet, walnut, washbasin, watch, weak, weapon, weather, week, welcome, wheelchair, whether, whiteboard, wicketkeeper, wild, wind, without, wool, worst, would, wrong, Yourself, yummy

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 3

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Ability, able, addition, advanced, album, almond, amaze, amazing, among, angel, anklets, announcer, apartment, appear, apricot, atlas, attitude, automatic, awful, Backward, balcony, basement, behaviour, being, berth, birth, blend, blessed, booth, booties, border, bough, bound, boxers, bracelet, bracket, brand, brass, briefs, broad, bronze, brunch, bungalow, butterscotch, Calcium, calendar, cancel, caravan, cardboard, carton, cashew, certificate, checks, chemist, chilly, choir, chorus, churn, claim, clamber, clinic, clove, club, clutch, cockpit, cocoon, coir, college, company, compartment, confirm, confused, connect, container, copper, cosmetics, could, countable, counter, country, crack, cradle, crease, crest, crooked, crore, crossing, crumple, cuffs, curl, current, custard, custom, cylinder, cymbals, Danger, daring, dawn, death, defend, delicate, department, detergent, devil, dictionary, difficulty, digest, digital, director, disease, display, distance, division, doorknob, doorman, doornail, dose, dough, downstairs, doze, dozen, drawstring, drift, driveway, drool, dusk, Earrings, elegant, essence, evaporation, event, excuse, exhausted, extra, Fern, fight, fishmonger, flagpole, flamingo, flexible, flock, flood, floorcloth, floss, freshness, friendship, furious, furnish, Gallery, garment, giggle, glare, glee, glum, grand, grant, greet, griddle, grinder, group, growth, gum, Hairstylist, harmonium, headrest, heap, heaven, hell, helpful, heron, hibiscus, hiding, hijack, hint, hoodie, horizon, hostel, husk, Individual, inform, injection, injure, inquire, invitation, Jagged, jelly, jigsaw, junior, junk, Kerosene, ketchup, kidnap, Labourer, ladle, lakh, laundry, lawnmower, laziness, lollypop, loosen, loudly, Marmalade, masher, matchstick, material, matron, meat, meek, member, microphone, million, missing, moan, moderate, monster, mood, multiplication, museum, mustard, Narrow, nation, native, network, nightingale, Ointment, operation, opinion, origin, outcome, Package, paint, party, pelican, plait, plaster, pleasant, pleat, population, position, poster, prepare, probable, process, prove, pyjamas, Quail, Radiant, raisin, recipe, refreshing, relish, reproduce, revenge, reverse, reward, rewind, robot, rod, rolling, rompers, Sachet, saint, salary, satisfy, savings, scared, scary, schedule, screwdriver, seatbelt, secret, secure, selfie, senior, sensitive, sew, sheet, should, sickness, sieve, sip, slab, sneaky, sole, sort, soul, source, sow, spell, spicy, spin, spot, sprain, stale, starch, start, statue, steady, steep, steering, strainer, stress, stretcher, stripe, stripes, student, stumble, subtraction, sunrise, sunset, superior, supper, surrender, swarm, sweatpants, swift, swimsuit, syrup, Takeaway, take-off, talent, tank, temperature, thing, thorny, thought, thrill, tightly, timber, tire, tongs, tournament, treatment, truth, tumbler, tutor, Unable, undergarment, unlucky, Vacant, vary, vast, vendor, version, vessel, vigorous, villain, vision, vocal, Waste, wavy, weeny, wheelbarrow, while, whiskers, whose, wicked, windscreen, wing, wire, withdraw, woman, wound, wrap, wring, Xylophone

Section 2

It's a Get, Set, Spell! section wherein students would be required to listen to audio and write the spellings of the words. The accent used in the audio files is Indian.
This section will be based on the above-given word list.

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 4

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Accomplish, accurate, achieve, acorn, adaptation, advice, advise, air-conditioner, airtight, algae, allot, aluminium, amazement, anguish, anniversary, antelope, appetizer, appliances, appointment, appreciate, approach, arrow, attic, awkward, Baffle, baffled, bagpipes, bandana, barbecue, basil, bead, beanie, beauty, betel nut, billy, binoculars, blossom, boarder, bold, boredom, boundary, braid, briskly, buffet, bugle, bullet, bumper, Camera, cancellation, canoe, captivity, caramel, carbonated, cardigan, career, carol, casserole, casual, celebration, cello, century, ceremony, chamber, chlorophyll, chores, chrysalis, chubby, cigarette, classical, coastal, commander, commodity, community, companion, complaint, compliment, concentrate, concluding, confident, confirmation, constancy, constipation, construct, contract, convince, cornea, criminal, critical, crown, crumb, crutches, cutlery, cyclone, cylindrical, Daffodil, decade, deny, deodorant, descend, digestive, disable, disappointed, disaster, discussion, disgusted, dispenser, dispersal, distribute, distribution, dormitory, downpour, drab, dreadful, dress, dungarees, duplex, Earpiece, elderly, electronics, elevator, eliminate, embrace, embroidery, emergency, emu, enable, enmity, entertain, entertainment, entrance, equality, escalator, except, exist, expand, experiment, explanation, explode, Fashionable, fasten, feedback, fender, fertile, fertilization, feverish, flesh, focus, fold, forbid, formal, fortress, fortunate, fracture, fragile, frantic, frequent, frizzy, frontier, fungus, Gauze, gear lever, generosity, genre, geometry, germination, gladiolus, glance, grocery, groom, guilty, gypsy, Harm, harmonica, harp, hazelnut, hidden, hire, household, Idea, ignition, incapable, increase, influence, influenza, ingredient, inquisitive, insecure, instrumental, interpret, introduce, isosceles, Jack, jaundice, jealousy, jenny, jewellery, jolt, junction, Kidnapping, Lapel, layer, league, leftovers, leggings, leisure, licence, lifestyle, linen, lodge, lower, lyrics, Macaw, maiden, mammoth, management, mansion, manufacture, maracas, massive, meadow, melodious, melody, memory, migration, miracle, motel, moult, movie, Obvious, okra, orchard, orchid, order, outstanding, overcome, Pace, painful, panic, parakeet, pedestrian, photograph, photosynthesis, pimple, pistachio, pitchfork, poach, pollen, pollination, pollute, portion, portrait, positive, postpone, predator, predict, prediction, preparation, preserve, prey, private, problem, procession, proper, protective, public, puncture, puny, purchase, purpose, Quality, quantity, queasy, quest, Rake, ransom, razor, recommend, recovery, reddish, reduce, reform, refreshment, refund, relay, rely, remain, removal, residence, residential, responsible, rid, routine, rove, rubber, Sacrifice, sample, sanitation, satisfied, saxophone, scalene, scarce, security, servant, serve, severe, shears, shoot, shovel, shred, shuffle, shutter, sibling, sickle, sight, signature, sincerity, site, skill, skyscraper, sleepiness, sleet, slightly, sloth, smear, smuggler, software, sooner, spatula, specific, speed, splatter, splutter, sport, standard, stethoscope, stocky, subordinate, succeed, successful, suggest, summarize, support, surgery, surround, survival, survive, swear, swirl, syringe, Talkative, talon, tamarind, tambourine, tattered, teenager, temporary, tenant, threaten, tigress, toadstool, tobacco, towards, tradition, trample, trampoline, tributary, tribute, trowel, tuba, tumour, turmeric, tyre, Ugliness, unanswered, unite, upward, urge, Vacuum, venture, victory, vinegar, vixen, vomiting, voyage, Weary, weighty, weird, whisk, wounded

Section 2

It's a Get, Set, Spell! section wherein students would be required to listen to audio and write the spellings of the word asked. The accent used in the audio files is Indian.
This section will be based on the above-given word list.

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 5

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Abdomen, abettor, absence, accelerator, accent, access, accordion, acquire, adjustable, adore, aerobics, alimentary, allergies, allowance, although, amnesia, amputation, amusingly, anaemia, animated, annual, antenna, antibiotics, antique, appreciation, approaching, arboreal, armadillo, arouse, artificial, ascent, aspersion, assume, asthma, astride, attribute, avalanche, aversion, Banquet, barely, barley, beacon, beige, believer, beverage, bilateral, blizzard, blunder, boycott, briskness, burdensome, Calories, camouflage, canopy, captious, carnation, cathedral, changeable, chaos, characterization, chuckle, clarinet, cling, colander, comestible, communicable, compass, compassionate, complicated, compost, concerned, concession, conclusion, condensation, congestion, consent, considerable, consistent, consort, conspire, constable, constant, construction, consumer, contented, contention, contest, continuity, contribute, convenience, conversion, conviction, coral, cordial, correlative, counterfeit, crave, cruiser, crunch, cuisine, culinary, cumin, curtail, Dagger, decorative, defensive, delirious, delivery, demur, departure, derogative, descent, designer, desperate, destination, destruction, detestable, devotee, devotional, diabetes, diffident, diligent, dingy, discard, discriminatory, dismal, disorder, disparate, dispatch, disposal, dissident, domesticated, donation, dreaded, dromedary, drowsy, Eagerness, earnestly, edible, elegance, elementary, elevate, elevation, embarrassed, emigrant, encounter, endanger, endangered, enhance, enriching, enthusiastic, entrust, epicure, estimate, eternal, eulogy, evaluate, exalted, exasperated, excessive, exclamation, exclusive, excretory, exhaustion, exorbitant, expectation, experienced, experimental, explicit, exposure, extension, extinction, extravagance, extreme, extrovert, Facade, facilitate, falcon, fanfare, fascinate, fatal, faultless, faulty, fennel, fierce, flammable, floundering, flutter, focussed, foliage, foretell, foster, fragment, fraternity, fruitful, fumble, furnace, furore, Gabble, gambol, garnish, generation, grapple, gullible, Haggard, hallmark, hamper, harass, harmony, hasten, hatred, hectic, herald, heretic, hew, hibernation, hideous, hone, horizontal, hostile, huddle, hurdle, Identical, identification, illegible, imaginary, imbibe, immediate, immunity, impair, impartial, impasse, impede, impunity, inaugurate, incite, incriminate, inculcate, inept, inequality, inertia, infer, infirmary, infliction, informative, infringe, infuriate, ingenuous, insignificant, insincere, insinuate, inspire, instigate, integrity, intensity, intercept, interfere, intrude, invariable, invent, invention, investigation, invincible, irrelevant, Jocular, jovial, judicious, Kindle, kinetic, knave, knotty, Laconic, lament, landmark, languid, laudable, lavender, legion, leisurely, lethal, lethargic, limerick, longevity, lucid, lunar, lustre, luxurious, Magnanimous, magnify, malice, maltreat, marinate, martyr, mascot, memorable, menace, mercy, mesh, metamorphosis, monarch, monotonous, morose, mortar and pestle, motionless, mutter, mystify, mythical, Nasal, nourishing, novelty, Obedience, obese, obliterate, oblivion, observation, obsolete, obstruct, occupation, onus, opera, opossum, opposition, oppressive, orangutan, ordinary, oregano, orthodox, oscillate, outburst, overdue, overturn, Pacify, palpable, pamper, pamphlet, pangolin, panicky, panorama, paragraph, parody, particular, pedestal, pendulum, perceptible, perfume, peril, perishable, permanent, perpetual, pillion, placid, platypus, pledge, plenteous, pliers, possessed, potential, poverty, pragmatic, predatory, predecessor, preface, presence, preservative, presume, prison, probably, proceed, prophecy, prophet, protest, protractor, provident, prowess, punctuation, purview, Quantum, quarrelsome, Rainforests, raven, reciprocal, rectitude, reef, referee, refined, reign, reliable, relieved, relinquish, rendition, repellent, repose, resort, respiratory, responsibility, restrain, resurgent, retain, retarded, revamp, revealing, rigorous, rustle, Saffron, saunter, sauté, scalpel, scavenger, scent, sceptic, scorn, scoundrel, scribble, scruffy, scythe, seasoning, sentimental, serious, serpentine, servile, sewing, shocking, shortage, siege, significant, situation, snuggle, solace, solemn, spanner, sparkling, spate, specialist, spirit, sprawling, squalid, sternly, stingy, strife, struggle, suffocate, survey, swivel, synthesiser, Tangible, tarnish, tasteless, taunt, tempting, tenable, tentacle, thoroughly, thoughtless, threadbare, thrilled, thrive, tiresome, tolerate, tonne, toucan, traditional, transition, transpire, treason, treasury, trombone, tsunami, turmoil, tuxedo, Unconfined, undergrowth, unleash, unravel, unsteady, unusual, unwind, uproar, utilize, Vacillate, valediction, vase, vegetation, vertical, vestal, vicarious, Wary, wither, withhold, withstand, woodwind, worthy, wreath, wrench

Section 2

It's a Get, Set, Spell! section wherein students would be required to listen to audio and write the spellings of the word asked. The accent used in the audio files is Indian.
This section will be based on the above-given word list.

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 6

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Abnormal, abundance, accede, accessory, accidentally, accompanist, accompany, accord, accumulate, accumulation, accusation, acumen, adequate, administration, admiration, adulterated, adverse, adversity, advertisement, affable, affluence, affordable, aggression, algebra, allocate, allocation, alluring, ally, aloe, alternative, amass, ample, amplify, amulet, animosity, apparatus, apparently, appearance, appease, applause, apprise, approval, approximately, aptitude, archaeologist, ardent, asparagus, aspiration, assistance, assumption, asylum, atrocity, audacity, auspicious, authentic, availability, Balmy, banal, baneful, befitting, behave, belated, belittle, bellicose, bestow, betray, bicker, biological, bizarre, blatant, bleak, bonanza, breach, breakthrough, breed, broccoli, bulletin, Cache, calamity, capability, capricious, caption, carnivore, casualty, category, celebrity, cemetery, centenary, characteristic, charm, chide, chronological, civilization, clarity, cliche, coalition, coincidence, collusion, columnist, commentator, commercial, compatible, competitive, comprehensible, comprise, concise, conclave, concrete, confront, confrontation, congruent, coniferous, consciousness, consensus, conspiracy, constitutional, contagious, continuous, contraction, contradictory, coriander, cormorant, cosmopolitan, councillor, counsellor, courtesy, covert, craving, credibility, credulous, crippled, crochet, crucial, crumble, culprit, curator, Dauntless, dearth, debacle, deceitful, decipher, decline, defecation, defiant, deficiency, definite, dehydration, deliberate, delusion, demise, deplore, deprecate, desirable, deteriorate, determination, devious, devoid, diagnosis, differentiate, dignify, disastrous, discourteous, discretion, discrimination, disorganized, disparage, disperse, disregard, distinction, distort, documentary, domineer, dormant, dubious, Ecstasy, elaborate, elimination, ellipse, emeritus, emission, enchant, endemic, endless, enthusiasm, erratic, eucalyptus, evasive, evidence, evident, evil, excellence, exodus, exonerate, exotic, expedition, expenditure, expertise, extol, extort, Facile, fallible, fatigue, fawning, feasible, feebleness, fenugreek, fickle, fictitious, finale, firmness, fitful, flabbergasted, flatter, flaunt, flippant, flourish, flout, fluorescent, forerunner, forever, forgive, forthcoming, fortune, freak, frugal, frustrated, frustration, Gambit, garish, gaunt, genial, genuine, geologist, globalization, glutton, glycerine, gorgeous, governance, gracious, grasp, gregarious, grimace, grime, gruesome, grumble, Haggle, handicap, harmonious, haywire, heptagon, herbivore, hexagon, hindrance, homogenous, homonym, horrendous, humane, humanitarian, humorous, hunch, Ignorant, illusory, illustrate, imagination, immense, immigrant, immortal, immunization, impulsive, inadequate, incentive, indifferent, indignant, inevitable, infallible, influential, inhalation, inhumanity, injurious, innovation, inordinate, insolvent, installation, instinctive, institution, integral, intellectual, interaction, interference, interpretation, interruption, intoxicated, irresolute, irritable, Jailbird, jostle, joyous, jubilant, jumble, jurisdiction, juvenile, Knell, Lassitude, laudatory, legendary, leniency, liberal, liberation, limitation, linger, literary, loyalty, lumberyard, lure, Magnitude, maintenance, mandate, mandatory, manifesto, manipulate, manipulation, martial, marvellous, massacre, maxim, mediocre, memoir, menial, mentor, meticulous, metropolitan, mettle, millionaire, mindset, miscellaneous, miserable, mitigate, mollify, momentum, mundane, myriad, mysterious, Naive, nasty, navigation, necessarily, negotiation, nepotism, nomadic, notorious, noxious, nurture, Obesity, obnoxious, occupant, octagon, omnivore, opaque, opponent, opportunity, optician, optimistic, opulence, ordeal, orientation, outskirts, overlook, Paltry, pandemic, pandemonium, papyrus, parallel, paralysed, paramount, pardon, participation, patent, pavilion, pedigree, pentagon, penury, periodical, permanence, perpendicular, persistent, personnel, pertaining, pessimistic, petite, physician, pioneer, pioneering, pompous, possession, practitioner, praise, prejudice, preliminary, preparatory, prescription, prestigious, presumption, priority, privilege, progressive, prolific, propagate, propagation, prudent, psychiatric, Qualification, query, quotation, Reassurance, recreation, recruitment, regretful, reinforce, religion, religious, reluctance, remarkable, repulse, repulsion, requirement, resistance, resolution, resolve, retrieve, retrograde, revolutionary, robust, Sanatorium, satisfactory, scanty, scatter, scrawny, secular, seizure, sentinel, sesame, severely, similarity, singularity, slavery, slouch, smirk, sorrowful, sponsorship, spotlight, spurt, steward, substantial, successor, suffocation, superficial, supplement, sympathetic, Taciturn, technical, technique, tender, tentative, testimony, thoughtful, tortuous, transcribe, transient, transitory, translucent, typically, Ultimately, ultrasound, unflappable, unforeseen, ungainly, unkempt, unnecessary, unsightly, uprightness, uptight, urination, Valet, vicious, victim, virtuous, vulnerable, Warrant, weaken, wilful, witness, wrath, wretched, Zealous

Section 2

It's a Get, Set, Spell! section wherein students would be required to listen to audio and write the spellings of the word asked. The accent used in the audio files is Indian.
This section will be based on the above-given word list.

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 7

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Aardvark, abandon, abandonment, abate, abhorrent, abolish, absurd, absurdity, abundant, abusive, academician, accessible, accoutred, accumulative, acquittal, adherent, adhesive, admonish, admonishment, adventitious, adversary, aggravate, agnostic, alleviate, alliance, amateur, angelic, annihilate, anonymous, anthology, appealing, apprentice, archaeological, arduous, argument, arrogance, articulate, asceticism, assault, assertive, assessment, assurance, atheist, atrocious, attendant, audience, augment, austere, authorized, Bashful, beguile, behest, belongingness, bemoan, benefactor, benevolence, benevolent, betterment, biennial, bovine, brochure, buzzard, Candid, canine, cardamom, censure, centennial, cessation, chaotic, charitable, chivalrous, chrysanthemum, cinnamon, circumspection, circumstances, cleansing, cohesion, collaboration, collapse, commitment, commotion, comparison, compensate, compensation, concealed, conceivable, conclusive, concur, concurrent, condensed, confession, conflict, consideration, constituency, constriction, contemplation, cowardly, cupidity, Debris, deception, deciduous, decompose, defamation, deference, defraud, delicacy, denial, denounce, deplete, deplorable, deployment, deprivation, derivative, despise, destitute, detachment, development, dignified, dilated, dilemma, diminish, diminution, disagreement, disappointment, discord, discreet, discriminate, discriminating, disguise, disillusion, disinfect, dissuade, dogmatic, dredge, duplicity, Ecstatic, elucidate, elude, emaciated, embellish, embezzled, embezzlement, embolden, eminent, empathy, empirical, endeavour, endorse, endurance, energetic, enigma, enigmatic, enjoyable, enlighten, entail, entomology, equine, equivocal, eradicate, evacuation, evolve, exacerbate, exaltation, exceptional, exclude, exculpate, exemplary, exemption, exertion, exhilarate, exhort, expedite, expel, exponent, exquisite, extravagant, exuberant, Faint, fanatic, fantastic, fastidious, feline, fetch, flatterer, flattery, fluency, forbidden, formidable, fortitude, fragrant, frisk, frugality, futile, futility, Gallantry, genesis, glittering, gloomy, grandeur, gratuitous, grave, grievance, grievous, grotesque, guaranteed, Halting, haphazard, hapless, harshness, hassle, haughtiness, haunches, heartfelt, hedonism, hermit, herpetology, hesitate, hierarchy, honorary, hospitable, humiliate, hypocrisy, Ideal, idealist, idle, igneous, ignorance, illiterate, imminent, impairment, imperfect, impersonate, implementation, implicit, impolite, inclination, incoherent, incredulous, incumbent, indifference, indigenous, indistinct, indolent, indulgent, ineffable, inexperienced, infamous, inferno, inflammable, inflammation, inflatable, inhabitant, inhibition, insipid, insolvency, insurgent, intelligible, intercede, intimidate, intolerance, intolerant, intravenous drip, intrepid, intricate, intrigued, intriguing, intrinsic, intruder, involvement, irksome, irresistible, Joviality, jubilation, juncture, Kestrel, Laborious, latent, lessen, lively, loquacious, luminous, Malaise, malediction, malign, malignant, manicure, mankind, mannequin, maroon, maternity, mayhem, measurement, meditate, melancholy, methodical, microorganisms, miniscule, miraculous, misappropriate, miscreant, misdeed, misery, misgiving, momentary, monstrous, moribund, multidimensional, munificent, mythology, Narcissism, narcissus, necessitate, necessities, neglect, negligible, niggardly, nocturnal, nuance, nuisance, Obdurate, obliged, observance, obsessive, obstruction, ocular, offended, offender, offensive, ominous, omission, ornate, ornithology, osprey, outcast, ovation, overwhelming, Palatable, panacea, panicked, parallelogram, paramedic, paranoid, parasite, parsley, paternity, pathology, paucity, peculate, penetrating, pensive, percussion, periphery, perquisite, persuade, pertinent, petty, pheasant, pinnacle, pitiless, plain, platitude, plethora, plunderer, politic, pomposity, ponderous, potent, praiseworthy, precedent, precise, precision, prejudiced, pretence, pretentious, preventive, proceedings, proclamation, proficiency, profound, profuse, prohibition, prolong, prominent, pronunciation, propensity, proponent, prosperity, provoke, prudence, Quadrilateral, quell, quench, quit, quotient, Rampage, rampart, random, raucous, ravage, raze, reality, realm, reasonable, rebellion, rebuke, recalcitrant, reckless, reckon, recluse, recognition, reconciliation, recruit, rectify, redundant, refurbish, reimburse, reiterate, rejoice, relegate, relieve, remonstrate, render, renunciation, replenish, replica, reprimand, reprisal, reproach, requisite, resonant, restive, restraint, resurrect, retaliate, retentive, reverence, revitalize, righteous, rigid, rogue, rupture, rustic, ruthless, Salient, salutary, salvage, sanction, sanctity, sartorial, satiate, scarcity, scenario, secularist, sedate, sedentary, sedition, sensibly, separation, serenity, shrill, shrink, simultaneous, sinister, slander, smug, solidarity, soothe, soothing, spacecraft, spiteful, squint, stagnant, stamina, stammering, stampede, stigma, stillness, stimulate, stint, stipulated, stringent, submission, subscription, subsidy, substance, subtle, successfully, succour, sufficient, sulky, sultry, superintendent, superstition, supple, supposedly, suppress, supreme, surplus, surroundings, sustain, swagger, swindle, Talisman, tamper, tantalizing, tawdry, tedious, tenacity, tenure, terracotta, terrestrial, theology, threat, thrilling, throng, thunderbolt, topple, torrid, tranquil, transferring, transform, trapezoid, traumatic, traverse, trickery, trifling, trivial, troublesome, truthfulness, tumble, tyranny, Ulterior, unadorned, unbeatable, unbridled, uncertainty, uncivilised, understanding, unearth, unexpected, unhealthy, unimportant, uninteresting, unison, unpleasant, unprecedented, unreasonable, unruly, unsorted, unsubstantial, untamed, unwise, utopia, Vaccination, vagabond, vague, vantage, vehement, venal, venerable, veneration, ventriloquist, veracity, verdant, versatile, viable, vicinity, vindicate, vindication, vintage, visionary, vitiate, vivacious, vociferous, vogue, volatile, voluble, voluntary, Waive, warmth, wavering, wield, withdrawn, wizard, Yearn, Zucchini

Section 2

It's a Get, Set, Spell! section wherein students would be required to listen to audio and write the spellings of the word asked. The accent used in the audio files is Indian.
This section will be based on the above-given word list.

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

Class 8

Section 1

There are a variety of questions based on the following word list and about 70%-80% of questions will come from this list. Different format of questions are available here. The words are alphabetically arranged.

Abbreviation, aberration, abhor, ablution, abominable, aboriginal, abrasive, abstract, abyss, accentuated, accession, accomplice, acquaint, acquaintance, acrophobia, actuator, adept, advantageous, affliction, affluent, agitation, aglow, agoraphobia, albatross, aldehyde, allopathy, aloofness, ambiguous, amid, ancestry, announce, anthropology, antipathy, antiquated, apathetic, appropriation, arachnophobia, arbitrate, archaic, archive, arsenal, artifice, asafoetida, assassination, astounding, astraphobia, astute, atrophy, audacious, avarice, Behemoth, belligerent, benign, beryllium, betrayal, bicentennial., billionaire, bondage, boomerang, bougainvillea, brutal, bulldoze, buoyant, Calligraphy, callous, calumny, canny, canvass, captivating, carfare, caricature, cassowary, caucus, chassis, chastise, chemotherapy, choirboy, chronic, circumscribe, circumvent, claustrophobia, clergy, coherent, coiffure, collage, collision, colossal, combustion, commemorate, commend, commensurate, complementary, complimentary, composed, composure, comrade, conceited, concentric, conceptually, concurring, condemn, condemnable, confederation, confound, conjecture, conjoint, connoisseur, conscientious, conscription, conservative, conserve, console, constellation, constituent, construe, contemporary, contender, contravene, controversy, conundrum, conventional, convergent, convulsion, corroborate, corrugate, cowardice, cranky, croquette, crucifixion, culmination, culpable, Dainty, daunted, dawdle, dazzling, debonair, debutant, decommission, dejection, delectable, demagogue, dementia, demolish, dermis, descendant, deserving, despicable, detective, detrimental, devastate, deviate, devotion, dexterous, dialectologist, didactic, dilapidated, diminutive, discerning, disciple, discordant, disgruntled, disinherit, dissipate, distant, distinguish, disyllabic, diurnal, divergent, divert, docile, doctrine, doomed, downsize, draught, dreary, ductile, Eccentric, economical, egregious, elicit, eligibility, eloquence, emancipate, emollient, endearing, enduring, enervate, enervating, enlightened, enophile, entomologist, enunciate, envisage, ephemeral, equilibrium, estuary, euthanasia, eventful, excruciating, exhilarating, expatriate, expository, exterminate, Façade, facet, facetious, factoid, famished, felicity, fervent, fidelity, flavonoids, fluctuate, forebode, forgiving, forsake, fraudulent, frivolous, fructose, fulminate, futuristic, Garrulous, gauche, georgette, geranium, gingerly, glamorous, gratuity, grenadier, Haemorrhage, hallucination, haste, heinous, heist, hermitage, hiss, homoeopathy, hydrophobia, hypochondria, hypotenuse, hypothalamus, hysterical, Idiolect, illogical, illumine, imagery, imitation, immaculate, impeccable, imperious, impertinent, impetus, implacable, impotent, impromptu, inchoate, indict, indignation, indispensable, inedible, ingenious, insomnia, intentional, interlocutor, intermittent, intonation, intransigent, invalidate, invigorating, irrevocable, isolation, Jeopardize, jewfish, jinx, Lacklustre, landlubber, lanky, lavish, lecherous, legalistic, legendry, leguminous, leucotomy, leukaemia, limnologist, linchpin, linguist, liquorice, loathsome, lowbrow, lucrative, ludicrous, lumber, lustrous, Malicious, malignity, malodorous, maniac, manoeuvre, marsupial, megalomania, megawatt, menacing, metalloid, meteoroid, mileage, millennium, misogynist, misquote, moderation, moist, monumental, muesli, Nasturtium, nebulous, negligence, negligent, nemesis, neophyte, nigella, nimble, nonchalant, nougat, numismatist, Obituary, obscure, occurrence, odour, oesophagus, offbeat, offshoot, onerous, originate, ornithologist, ostentatious, outrageous, Padre, palliate, paradigm, parched, parlance, parole, patronize, pedlar, penurious, perplex, perseverance, perspicuous, persuasive, pertain, phenomenon, philanthropist, philatelist, philistine, philologist, philosopher, phosphoric, physiognomy, plagiarized, plummet, poise, populace, porpoise, portcullis, portfolio, portmanteau, posterity, posthumously, postnuptial, potamologist, poultice, practical, precipitate, precursor, predicament, preponderance, preposterous, pretext, probability, proficient, progeny, prognosis, promptness, propaganda, prosecution, prosper, protocol, pulverized, pursy, Quaking, quibble, Rancour, ravenous, ravine, rebuff, recede, recompose, recondite, recuperate, recurrent, rehabilitation, reinstate, rejuvenate, relent, remoteness, renegade, renounce, renovate, repercussion, reprehensible, reprieve, repugnant, repulsive, requisition, residue, resilient, respectable, resplendent, resuscitation, retardation, retribution, revelation, reverberate, revere, reverie, revulsion, rhetoric, rhombus, rival, ruffian, Sabotage, sacrilege, salubrious, sanctimonious, sangfroid, sanguine, sauntering, scabbard, scholarly, scullery, segregation, senile, sensible, serendipity, Sherpa, shirk, shuck, shudder, shun, silhouette, simulate, simulator, simulcast, sinuate, skedaddle, skilful, skulduggery, sleazebag, sleuthing, slingbacks, sloganeering, sluggish, smithereens, smokestack, snivelling, snorkelling, soapsuds, sobriquet, solicit, somersault, sophisticated, soppy, sparse, spectre, spendthrift, spontaneous, spurious, spurn, squadron, stagger, stalemate, stalwart, steak, stellar, stenographer, stoic, strand, strident, stunted, stupendous, subjective, subjugate, submissive, subterfuge, succumb, sumptuous, supernatural, surreptitious, surveillance, susceptible, sycophantic, symmetrical, symphony, symptom, syndrome, Tandem, technophile, technophobe, teetotaller, telepathy, temperament, tenacious, tessellate, tetrahedron, therapeutic, thesaurus, thesis, thingamabob, thistledown, thrift, thumbscrew, thumping, tiddlywink, timidity, tormentor, towering, treachery, tremendous, trepidation, trespassers, trigonometry, tryst, turbulence, turbulent, turncoat, tussle, tutelage, Ubiquitous, uncivilized, undertake, unerringly, unguent, unlettered, unobtrusive, unpretentious, unrelenting, untoward, upbraid, uprising, urbane, Valiant, valuation, vengeance, verbiage, verbosity, verily, vestibule, vestige, veteran, vibrant, virile, virulent, voracity, Wanderlust, warble, watchful, waver, weariness, willowy, winsome, wiry, witless, witticism, woodlouse, wrangle, wreak, writhe, Xenophobia, Zealot, zeppelin

Section 2

It's a Get, Set, Spell! section wherein students would be required to listen to audio and write the spellings of the word asked. The accent used in the audio files is Indian.
This section will be based on the above-given word list.

Upto 20%-30% of the questions may have words outside of the above list. For any improvements or suggestions, do write to us at info@crestolympiads.com.

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