In these words the short /e/ sound is spelled with the letters ea.
Learn about these words in unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u?
|head||When it is cold I always wear a hat on my head. *|
|dead||The dead are buried in a cemetery.|
|dread||I dread my next exam.|
|tread||Don't tread on my clean floor.|
|spread||Spread the bread with peanut butter.|
|thread||Thread can be made of cotton or nylon.|
|deaf||The baby was born blind and deaf.|
|death||His death caused terrible grief.|
|breath||Take a breath of fresh air.|
|health||Fruit juice is good for your health.|
|stealth||The enemy used stealth tactics to approach their target.|
|meant||I meant to call you but I forgot.|
|sweat||Jogging fast can make you sweat.|
|threat||The defeated army no longer poses a threat.|
|wealthy||The wealthy businessman had become a tycoon.|
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