Why is Spell-bee bee buzzing?

Why is Spell-bee bee buzzing? Where does the bee in Spelling-Bee come from? This question has been buzzing our minds for so long. Did you know the British used the word bee more often to describe an event in which neighbors would gather around and work on an activity? Examples were quilting bee, sewing bee, …

Learn how to spell it, wright, write, or right!

Learn how to spell it, wright, write, or right! English English is the most commonly spoken language in the world. English is a West Germanic language that originated from Anglo-Frisian. Its dialects were brought to Britain in the mid-5th to 7th centuries AD. English is the most used language in the world, and every place …

The Buzz About the Spelling Bee Phenomenon

The Buzz About the Spelling Bee Phenomenon The term “spelling bee” generally conjures images of throngs of students with placards gently hanging around their necks, anxiously waiting in their seats on stage for their turn to traipse up to the single standing microphone, nervously wait for the moderator to reveal their word, and scan every cell …