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Spelling list: ai words - set 1

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?

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

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