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Silent letters 1*

Objective

To investigate, spell and read words with silent letters, eg gnat, knife and wretch

 

Each of these words has a silent letter missing. Choose one from either 'k', 'g' or 'w' to make the word complete

 

  1.      nome     
 
  2.      nife     
 
  3.      nee     
 
  4.     rapper     
 
  5.      rite     
 
  6.      reck     
 
  7.      nash     
 
  8.      nock     
 
  9.      anser     
 
10.      sord     
 
When you have finished, click on the 'finished' button to check your answer.
 
  

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* Extension activity - see how many more words you can find using this rule.  Write down a sentence for each of the words to show that you understand them.

 


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