Topic: LiteracyBob writes "I thought I was a fairly good speller, but evidently not. But who's checking the BBC: Quiz: Spelling is not child's play. BBC One's Hard Spell, in which children compete to see whose spelling is best, may have reminded many people of their school days. " Comments depressing! Here I am, thinking I'm a good speller (won the school spelling bee in 5th grade!) and I only got a paltry 6 out of 10. What a way to start the weekend!