In these words the sound /sh´s/ is spelled cious.
Learn about these words in unit 30. Words with ci and ti e.g. ancient, special, initial, gracious
|delicious||The table was full of delicious food.|
|audacious||The explorer was audacious by nature.|
|auspicious||They hoped that their wedding would be an auspicious occasion.|
|atrocious||War leads to many atrocious events.|
|avaricious||The millionaire became avaricious.|
|conscious||She was conscious of what she said to her mother.|
|ferocious||The island was home to a ferocious beast. *|
|gracious||She was a gracious loser. *|
|precious||The cave was filled with precious stones. *|
|suspicious||There was a suspicious bulge in the thief's pocket.|
|vicious||The dog was vicious. *|
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