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Spelling list: ur words

These words use the letters ur to spell the sound /er/.

Learn about these words in unit 11. Spelling choices for /er/ sound: er, ir, ur, ear + wor

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

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