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'k' in the middle of a word

 

Objective

To explore the occurrence of certain letters within words, eg v and k; deduce some of the conventions for using them at the beginnings, middles and endings of words.

 

Can you work out the word, with 'k' in the middle, from the definition?

 

  1.    The joint between the foot and the leg.  
 
  2.    A line on an old person's face.  
 
  3.    It can be an onion or gherkin in vinegar.  
 
  4.    Where loaves and cakes are made.  
 
  5.    Another word for telling funny stories.  
 
  6.    You have to mend something if it gets .....  
 
  7.    Another name for a type of laugh.  
 
  8.    What you do to someone to make them laugh.  
 
  9.    In the joke, it crosses the road.    
 
10.    What stars do in the sky at night.  
 
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* Extension activities 

See how many more words you can find with 'k' in the middle.  Use a dictionary to help you.  Write down a sentence for each of the words to show that you understand the meaning of the word.  

Make a list with meanings like the examples above and give them to your teacher to see if they can be used on the website too.

 


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