40 Kid Spelling Errors That Will Make You L-O-L

Jul 11, 2017 at 4:00 a.m. ET
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Learning to spell is hard, but most kids are willing to give it the old college try. The only way to learn something new is to put yourself out there and fail, right? And sometimes spelling fails turn out to be really funny.

Most of these innocent spelling errors, well, they're not so innocent — but they are totally hilarious.

Originally published July 2016. Updated July 2017.

1 /40: Try not to laugh

1/40 :Try not to laugh

2 /40: Fun fact about Dumbo

2/40 :Fun fact about Dumbo

3 /40: The 'h' makes a big difference

3/40 :The 'h' makes a big difference

4 /40: Makes perfect cents

4/40 :Makes perfect cents

5 /40: You don't really mean that

5/40 :You don't really mean that

6 /40: R is for Really important

6/40 :R is for Really important

7 /40: There were probably booms too

7/40 :There were probably booms too

8/40 :Well...

9 /40: He meant 'couch'

9/40 :He meant 'couch'

10 /40: Forever misspelled

10/40 :Forever misspelled

11 /40: Oh, boy

11/40 :Oh, boy

12 /40: A lot to be thankful for

12/40 :A lot to be thankful for

13 /40: Camping fun

13/40 :Camping fun

14 /40: Smelly skunk

14/40 :Smelly skunk

15 /40: Phonics fail

15/40 :Phonics fail

16 /40: Say what?

16/40 :Say what?

17/40 :Aloha

18 /40: A big mistake

18/40 :A big mistake

19 /40: I heart nuts

19/40 :I heart nuts

20 /40: Not so random

20/40 :Not so random

21 /40: Let's ride bikes

21/40 :Let's ride bikes

22 /40: 'Tis the season for misspellings

22/40 :'Tis the season for misspellings

23 /40: Watch out for that silent 'w'

23/40 :Watch out for that silent 'w'

24 /40: Family first

24/40 :Family first

25 /40: Catch me if you can!

25/40 :Catch me if you can!

26 /40: Request denied

26/40 :Request denied

27 /40: House rules

27/40 :House rules

28 /40: You know nothing, small child

28/40 :You know nothing, small child

29 /40: Cul-de-sac activities

29/40 :Cul-de-sac activities

30 /40: Grammar confusion

30/40 :Grammar confusion

31 /40: Getaway vacation

31/40 :Getaway vacation

32 /40: T is for tee-hee

32/40 :T is for tee-hee

33 /40: To spell check...

33/40 :To spell check...

34 /40: The latest in 'shirts'

34/40 :The latest in 'shirts'

35 /40: Best wishes, Kurt

35/40 :Best wishes, Kurt

36 /40: Banks these days...

36/40 :Banks these days...

37 /40: Chef Dad

37/40 :Chef Dad

38 /40: Wait for it...

38/40 :Wait for it...

39 /40: Nashure = nature

39/40 :Nashure = nature

40 /40: The iconic American President

40/40 :The iconic American President