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Unit 13H Homophones: the oo sound

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Unit 13H: A 'Beat the spellchecker!' test for Unit 13 words

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Unit 13H: Homophones for Unit 13, the oo sound

Homophones, the oo sound Spelling homophones...
...the words the computer spellchecker will not spot

This unit tests you on homophones with the long sound /oo/.

think back to spelling teaching Remember: These are the main ways of spelling this sound:

Spelling Homophones, the oo sound Spelling Homophones, the oo sound Spelling Homophones, the oo sound
oo as in boot ou as in soup ui as in fruit
Spelling Homophones, the oo sound Spelling Homophones, the oo sound Spelling Homophones, the oo sound
u-e as in ruler ue as in blue ew as in 'screw'

Which of the bold words is correct?

Type the whole word:

You are two/too young to see that film.
I would/wood like to go to China.
We flew/flue to the USA last year.
Sue has a new pair of shoos/shoes.
Everyone had to choose/chews a partner.
We love walking threw/through the woods.
The crews/cruise ship held 1,000 people.
We'll take the fastest route/root home.
The robbers fled with their loot/lute.
In Europe a moose/mousse is called an elk.
She is wearing a long blew/blue skirt.
The colonel spoke to his troops/troupes.



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