The /k l/ sound at the end of a word can spelled cle, especially if the word has more than two syllables.
|circle||I have a wide circle of friends.|
|cycle||I prefer to cycle to work rather than going by bus.|
|treacle||Treacle is sweet, black and sticky.|
|uncle||Uncle Bill is my closest relative.|
|article||James wrote an article for the college magazine.|
|icicle||After the freezing night, icicles hung from the window.|
|particle||A particle is a tiny fragment such as a speck of dust.|
|cubicle||Lucy changed her clothes in the cubicle.|
|vehicle||Good locks can deter vehicle theft.|
|miracle||It was a miracle that he was not hurt. *|
|obstacle||The next event was the obstacle course. *|
|pinnacle||The pinnacle of the rock was dangerously pointy. *|
|spectacle||The fireworks were a wonderful spectacle.|
|tentacle||An octopus has eight tentacles.|
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Learn about these words in unit 26
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