Spelling the word endings ous and us

Add the suffix ous to the root word and type the answer.

Note:
British spellings are used for the root words humour and vigour.
The American spellings are:   humor   vigor
To review these differences, look back at Unit 25 page 5.


Add the suffix to the root word


Type the answer

nerve + ous =
victory + ous =
continue + ous =
humour + ous =
ridicule + ous =
luxury + ous =
mystery + ous =
vigour + ous =
industry + ous =
envy + ous =


 


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Unit 29: Spelling the endings -ous and -us

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