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MINIMAL PAIRS

1.  Minimal pairs with /ɪ / and   /i:/                      /ɪ/                            /i:/  1 Sit seat 2 Bid bead 3 Bin been 4 bit beat 5 bitch beach 6 biz bees 7 blip bleep 8 chick cheek 9 chit cheat 10 did deed 11 dip deep 12 fill…

ADJECTIVES

Adjectives are one of the main parts of speech of the English language, although historically they were classed together with nouns. Certain words that were traditionally considered to be adjectives, including the this, my, etc., are today usually classed separately, as determiners Adjectives modify, describe, and identify nouns and pronouns. They may name qualities of all kinds: big, green, happy, wonderful, nice, wise, etc.…

Top Spelling Rules:

Here are the first spelling rules that students should know. Every word has at least one vowel. Every syllable has one vowel. C can say /k/ or /s/. C says /s/ before an e, i, or y (cent, city, cycle). It says /k/ before everything else (cat, clip). G can say /g/ or…

English consonant sounds

The word consonant is also used to refer to a letter of an alphabet that denotes a consonant sound. The 21 consonant letters in the English alphabet are B, C, D, F, G, H, J, K, L, M, N, P, Q, R, S, T, V, X, Z, and usually W and Y. Consonant sounds Sound Example Three…

ENGLISH VOCABULARY

The English language has its roots in several languages, including Greek, Latin, learning to recognize common roots prefixes and suffixes will help you build your vocabulary. Here we have common word root and prefixes and suffixes                     Word Roots Greek root Meaning Examples Auto Self Autograph, automatic, automobile Bio Life…