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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 28: Jenna-May Ingal of Riverside, California, spells a word incorrectly during the 88th Scripps National Spelling Bee semifinals at the Gaylord National Convention Center May 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. Only 49 of the original 283 top young spellers made it to the semifinals to compete for more than $37,000 in cash and prizes. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Maybe it’s been a few years—or decades—since you competed in that spelling bee, so don’t get too down on yourself if you don’t score 100%.