May 1992
U.S. News & World Report;5/18/92, Vol. 112 Issue 19, p12
Presents statistics on national spelling bees. The number of competitors in the first National Spelling Bee; The percentage of female champions in the National Spelling Bee; The percentage of American adults who say spelling was their favorite subject in school; The number of sounds in the English language; The languages that are nearly phonetic; More.


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