In these words with the letters st the letter t is silent. A few other words also have a silent t.
|fasten||Fasten your shoe lace before you trip over.|
|hasten||Jim turned up the oven heat to hasten the cooking.|
|glisten||Frost can glisten in the sunlight.|
|listen||Make sure you listen out for my call.|
|moisten||Moisten the cloth then clean the keyboard.|
|apostle||Mark was an apostle of Christ.|
|thistle||Thistle plants were growing among the corn.|
|whistle||The referee blew his whistle at the end of the game.|
|wrestle||We saw the policeman wrestle the burglar to the ground.|
|mortgage||We'll need a bigger mortgage to buy a bigger house.|
|Christmas||Christmas is celebrated on the 25th of December.|
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Learn about these words in unit 22
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