Spelling ce, ci and cy words - the soft c sound

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English spelling
 
accelerate
accent
accept
access
accessory
accident
succeed
success
successive
successor
succinct
exceed
excel
excellent
except
excerpt
excess
scene
scent
science
scimitar
scissors
ascend/ascent
descend/descent
crescent
 
English spelling
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An event which was not meant to happen.
A tool with two sharp, joined blades.
Extremely good.
To increase speed.
A sword with a long curved blade.
The local way of pronouncing words.
A person who follows on from another.
Achieve what you set out to do.
A short extract from e.g. a book.
Knowledge got by studying and testing.
Not including
Short, clear and concise.


 


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Unit 20: The soft c sound: ce ci cy words

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