Asia - Iraq

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This set of words focuses on vowel alternations, or the process of the pronunciation of vowels changes in the base or root word, but the spelling stays the same. For example, listen to the i in crime and criminal. Specifically for this list, there are three categories - long to short, long to schwa, and schwa to short

prescribe

prescription, long to short

compose

composition, long to schwa

metal

metallic, schwa to short

sage

sagacity, long to short

brutal

brutality, schwa to short

profane

profanity, long to short

local

locality, schwa to short

proclaim

proclamation, long to schwa

criticize

criticism, long to short

spiritual

spirituality, schwa to short

vital

vitality, schwa to short

telescope

telescopic, long to short

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