National Spelling Bee

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List Of Scripps National Spelling Bee Champions - List of Champions - Notes
... A Although the Scripps National Spelling Bee website lists Dean Lucas's winning word as "luxuriance" and Virginia Hogan's winning word as "asceticism", two 1929 articles, one from Time ... champions were announced after Sandra Owen was knocked out of the competition by spelling "xylophagus" as "xylophagous", with the judges later realizing that it was an ... and Thampy are current or former Scripps National Spelling Bee officials ...
Scripps National Spelling Bee - The Competition - Qualifying Regional Competitions
... To qualify for the Scripps National Spelling Bee, a speller must win a regional competition ... A regional spelling bee may take place in many counties ... Each region may set its own rules for a spelling bee ...
Canspell National Spelling Bee
... The Postmedia Canspell National Spelling Bee, formerly called the Canwest Canspell National Spelling Bee, was a spelling bee held annually in Canada since 2005 ... The bee is affiliated with the United States-based Scripps National Spelling Bee and uses similar rules and word lists, adapted to best suit Canadian usage ...
Spelling Bee Of Canada - Note
... Only the official Canspell National Spelling Bee is affiliated with the US-based Scripps National Spelling Bee ... SBOC winners must compete in the Canspell National Spelling Bee in order to qualify for the Scripps bee, as the SBOC is an unsanctioned regional event, and not affiliated with either bee ...
Spelling - Misspellings - Notable English Misspellings
... Programme documentary, January 2006, the founders – noted for their poor spelling – registered Google as a trademark and web address before someone pointed out that it was ... protocol of the World Wide Web – and has, therefore, become the standard industry spelling when discussing HTTP referers ...

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