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Study the word list: Short /e/ spelled ea: Set 1

In these words the short /e/ sound is spelled with the letters ea.

head When it is cold I always wear a hat on my head.
dead The dead are buried in a cemetery.
dread I dread my next exam.
tread Don't tread on my clean floor.
spread Spread the bread with peanut butter.
thread Thread can be made of cotton or nylon.
deaf The baby was born blind and deaf.
death His death caused terrible grief.
breath Take a breath of fresh air.
health Fruit juice is good for your health.
stealth The enemy used stealth tactics to approach their target.
meant I meant to call you but I forgot.
sweat Jogging fast can make you sweat.
threat The defeated army no longer poses a threat.
wealthy The wealthy businessman had become a tycoon.

Learn more about these words in Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u?

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head
dead
dread
tread
spread
thread
deaf
death
breath
health
stealth
meant
sweat
threat
wealthy

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