Spelling Test Exercise (564)

A word is misspelled in each of the following sentences. Provide the proper spelling for the misspelled word in each one.

Answers and Explanations

1. I tried to finagle a copy, but the termagant at the front desk was guarding the books like a sentinel.

2. He is gallivanting all over the place, engaged in nefarious acts of skulduggery.

3. One should be circumspect about one’s peccadilloes, or one may suffer a comeuppance.

4. His pusillanimous behavior is matched by his reputation as a flibbertigibbet.

5. After engaging in her hornswoggling antics, she decided to skedaddle.

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