Test Your Spelling Bee Skills! (video)

Test Your Spelling Bee Skills! (video)

We may live in a world of spell check and autocorrect, but there’s one place precision still counts: The Scripps National Spelling Bee (preliminaries today and finals tomorrow).

The world’s best spellers aged 8 to 15 gather for some of the most difficult words ever!  ESPN schedule (HERE).

How do you measure up to these brainy young adults? USA TODAY Network invites you to test your spelling prowess on winning words from previous spelling bees.  Watch the video below.

The first word I got was: SUCCEDANEUM  suc·ce·da·ne·um (HERE)

Best of l-u-c-k! – Shellie Hart

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2014/05/28/national-spelling-bee-interactive/9659511/

About Shellie Hart

Your workday host is a longtime Seattle Radio Midday Air-Personality. Shellie grew up in Burien and now lives in West Seattle. She’s the on-court Entertainment Emcee for our 2X WNBA Championship Team SEATTLE STORM. Shellie is also committed to Children’s Hospital with weekly participation in their CHILD LIFE Program, dedicating over a 100 hours of volunteer time annually. People ask all the time, “What’s your favorite part of the job?”, and my response is YOU! Sure I get to meet all kinds of famous people, but it’s engaging with the people and their Northwest families that makes me happy”