In these words with the letters mb the letter b is silent. A few other words also have a silent b
The disposal squad quickly diffused the bomb.
They set out to climb Mount Everest.
The waiter brushed the crumb off the table.
He was struck dumb with horror.
The newborn lamb had to be fed by hand.
This soldier has lost the use of two limbs.
My fingers are numb with cold.
The killer was trapped by his thumb print.
To fix the sink the plumber needed a better tool.
In the churchyard there was a marble tomb.
A baby spends nine months in the womb.
A catacomb is an underground cemetery.
Many people are in debt to their bank.
I doubt if we will have enough money to go on holiday.
His jokes are so subtle we can't understand them.
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Learn about these words in unit 22