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Spelling list: a-e words - set 1

Many words spell the long /a/ sound with the letters a-e. These are just a few of them.

Learn about these words in unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?

grade He wanted to get good grades in school.
trade I'll trade you my cards for yours.
bake Which cakes shall we bake today?
brake The car had to brake hard.
shake The earthquake made the ground shake.
game Some of the team were late for the game.
flame The flames of the fire kept us warm.
frame The picture frame is made of silver.
grape Wine is made from grapes.
chase I had to chase my dog through the field.
plate Please pass the plate of chips.
skate Tammy has a new skate board.
paste Cut and paste to move the picture.
taste Leeks taste a bit like onions.
waste Don't waste your money on that ride.
brave 'Bolder' means 'more brave'.
shave My brother wants to shave all his hair off.
blaze The firefighters quickly put out the blaze.
graze In spring the cows are turned out to graze.

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