These words use the letters ur to spell the sound /er/.
|fur||The bear has thick fur.|
|blur||The words on the page were a blur.|
|slur||An insult is a slur.|
|nurse||Jane is training to be a nurse.|
|purse||A thief seized my mother's purse.|
|purple||Mix red and blue to get purple.|
|burst||Don't burst that balloon.|
|burn||Our new stove can burn wood or coal.|
|curl||Her hair is a mass of blond curls.|
|hurl||To hurl means to throw strongly.|
|surf||We will surf the waves from that beach.|
|turf||Turf is a slab of earth covered in grass.|
|church||The bridegroom was late for church.|
|curve||The racing car sped around the curve of the track.|
|return||It's time for us to return home.|
|murder||We watched a murder mystery on TV.|
|turnip||The Scots eat turnip with haggis.|
|Thursday||I went to the shop on Thursday. *|
|Saturday||Jack goes swimming every Saturday.|
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