Test your National Spelling Bee skills!

Test your National Spelling Bee skills!

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NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MAY 28: Speller Sean Kenneth Ives of Crown Point, Indiana, participates during round two of the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee competition May 28, 2014 in National Harbor, Maryland. More than 250 spellers from the U.S. and seven other countries gathered to compete for the top honor in the annual spelling contest. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

by USA Today

USA Today

Posted on May 28, 2014 at 10:47 AM

Updated Wednesday, May 28 at 11:22 AM

We may live in a world of spell check and autocorrect, but there's one place precision still counts: The Scripps National Spelling Bee.

The 21st straight televised annual competition began in Oxon Hill, Md., on May 25, bringing together the world's best spellers aged 8 to 15.

How do you measure up to these brainy young adults? We invite you to test your spelling prowess on winning words from previous spelling bees.

Best of l-u-c-k!

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