Spelling list: Silent h words
In these words the letter h is silent. Look for the gh and rh letter patterns in some words.
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|honest||To be honest, I don't know the answer.|
|honor||Address the judge as 'Your Honor.'.|
|ghost||Spectre is another word for ghost.|
|ghastly||That painting is so awful I'd call it ghastly.|
|aghast||I'm so aghast at how food prices have risen.|
|gherkin||A gherkin is a small pickled cucumber.|
|ghetto||He escaped from the city ghetto and made a better life.|
|ghoul||Ghoul is an old word for an evil spirit.|
|rhinoceros||In some countries the rhinoceros is in danger of extinction.|
|rhubarb||Rhubarb is her favourite fruit.|
|rhyme||Time, crime and chime all rhyme.|
|rhythm||Tone is the feel of the text, indicated by choice of words, rhythm of sentence and such like. *|
|vehicle||Good locks can deter vehicle theft.|
|exhibition||Many people visited the art exhibition.|
|exhaust||I'm exhausted after that long run.|
* This sentence was added by a Spellzone user.
Learn about these words in unit 22
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