Many words spell the long /a/ sound with the letters ai. 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?
|aid||The vet came to the dog's aid just in time.|
|aim||Tom's aim is to score 10 goals this season.|
|paid||I paid for the room by credit card.|
|fail||You never fail to amaze me!|
|Do not read my private mail.|
|sail||Don't sail a small boat in heavy seas.|
|tail||Dad tripped over the dog's tail. *|
|snail||The snail left a trail on the path.|
|claim||Call this number to claim your prize.|
|main||We don't want to live near the main road.|
|pain||I have a slight pain in my neck.|
|chain||There was a broken link in the chain.|
|plain||Our dad prefers plain food to spicy.|
|stain||His blood made a dark red stain on the carpet.|
|strain||I have been under a lot of strain. *|
|wait||Please wait while I make a call.|
|gait||That horse has a very odd gait.|
|paint||I love to draw and paint.|
|faint||His voice was very faint.|
|waist||My skirt is tight around my waist.|
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