In these words the letter p is silent. Look for the pn, ps and pt letter patterns. Caution - these must be the hardest words in the Spellzone course - only for the brave to attempt!
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|pneumatic||The workman had a pneumatic drill. *|
|pneumonia||Pneumonia can be a very serious illness. *|
|psychic||The old lady had psychic powers. *|
|psychiatry||Psychiatry is the study and treatment of mental illness.|
|psychiatrist||The psychiatrist worked at the hospital. *|
|psychedelic||Psychedelic drugs can be dangerous as they alter the mind.|
|psychology||My brother is studying psychology at college. *|
|psychologist||A psychologist studies the way the mind works.|
|psychopath||The killer was found to be a psychopath.|
|psychosis||Psychosis is a serious mental illness.|
|psychotherapy||Her eating phobias were cured by psychotherapy.|
|pterodactyl||Pterodactyls were flying dinosaurs, now extinct.|
|pterosaur||Pterosaurs flew in the Jurassic period.|
|ptarmigan||The ptarmigan is a brown bird living in the colder parts of Europe.|
* This sentence was added by a Spellzone user.
Learn about these words in unit 22
The word list has been used 472 times. The average score is 53%.