Contrast silent e long vowel sounds with short vowel sounds
Terms in this set (48)
an adult boy
the long hair on the back of a horse or lion's neck
to hit your fingers lightly on something
a narrow length of plastic that is sticky on one side and is used to stick things together
to jump on one foot
to want something to happen or be true and to believe that it is possible or likely
to burst, or to make something burst, with a short explosive sound
the head of the Catholic church
the past tense form of the verb light
She _____ the match to start a fire.
the past tense form of the verb make
He _____ the baby cry.
a long thin pole or bar
the past tense form of the verb ride
They _____ the roller coaster all night long.
used in order to make a word or expression have the opposite meaning
The firetruck was yellow, not red.
a short letter
a set of tools, equipment etc that you use for a particular purpose or activity
a light frame covered in colored paper or plastic that you let fly in the air on the end of one or two long strings
a protective covering that you put on the end or top of an object
a long loose piece of clothing without sleeves that fastens around your neck and hangs from your shoulders
to divide something or separate something from its main part, using scissors or a knife
a thing used for washing floors, consisting of a long stick with threads of thick string or a piece of sponge fastened to one end
to feel sorry for yourself, without making any effort to do anything or be more happy
to be on a chair or seat, or on the ground, with the top half of your body upright and your weight resting on your butt
a place on the Internet where you can find information about something
to be the best or most successful in a competition, game, election etc
an alcoholic beverage made from grapes
to tear something or be torn quickly and violently
ripe fruit or crops are fully grown and ready to eat
one of the thin body parts that a fish uses to swim
money that you have to pay as a punishment
the past tense form of the word bite
The dog _____ the little child.
to use your teeth to cut, crush, or chew something
to move something back and forth, like a tail or a finger
the money that a person earns for working
a round metal container that you use for cooking, usually with one long handle and a lid
the glass in a window
a short thin piece of metal with a sharp point at one end, used especially for fastening together pieces of cloth while making clothes
a tall tree with long hard sharp leaves that do not fall off in winter
to put your arms around someone and hold them tightly to show love or friendship
the past tense form of the verb hide
We all _____ from the bully.
to deliberately put or keep something or someone in a place where they cannot easily be seen or found
to be able to
a sealed container for food
a long thin stick with a curved handle that you can use to help you walk
an open container that is usually round, used for washing, storing things in etc:
a round pipe made of metal, glass, rubber etc, especially for liquids or gases to go through
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Long O Words with Silent E
Silent e, #1