Many words spell the long /i/ sound with the letters i-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?
|hide||We can play hide and seek. *|
|wide||The new road will have four wide lanes.|
|bride||The bride's mother was in tears.|
|pile||He put the clean washing in a pile.|
|crime||The judge said it was a very bad crime.|
|time||There's no time to waste.|
|fine||Don't worry about me, I'll be fine.|
|shine||Polish those spoons until they shine.|
|spine||There are 33 bones in your spine.|
|ripe||Pick the apples when they are ripe.|
|stripe||A zebra has black and white stripes.|
|rise||I like to rise at six every morning.|
|wise||It would be wise to consult an expert.|
|quite||It's quite a long way to walk.|
|dive||Only dive at the deep end of the pool.|
|fire||The flames of the fire kept us warm.|
|wire||The wire on the plug is loose.|
|kite||Kite flying is popular in China.|
|file||Click on the file to open it.|
|tribe||In some old tribes the sun was an idol.|
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