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Spelling list: Silent p words

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!

Learn about these words in unit 22. Words with silent letters e.g. wrap, comb, sign, knight

Log in for sound pneumatic The workman had a pneumatic drill. *
Log in for sound pneumonia Pneumonia can be a very serious illness. *
Log in for sound psychic The old lady had psychic powers. *
Log in for sound psychiatry Psychiatry is the study and treatment of mental illness.
Log in for sound psychiatrist The psychiatrist worked at the hospital. *
Log in for sound psychedelic Psychedelic drugs can be dangerous as they alter the mind.
Log in for sound psychology My brother is studying psychology at college. *
Log in for sound psychologist A psychologist studies the way the mind works.
Log in for sound psychopath The killer was found to be a psychopath.
Log in for sound psychosis Psychosis is a serious mental illness.
Log in for sound psychotherapy Her eating phobias were cured by psychotherapy.
Log in for sound pterodactyl Pterodactyls were flying reptiles, now extinct.
Log in for sound pterosaur Pterosaurs flew in the Jurassic period.
Log in for sound ptarmigan The ptarmigan is a brown bird living in the colder parts of Europe.

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