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a-e words - set 1

One way of spelling a long /a/ sound is by adding an e to the end of the word. This is called a split digraph.

How many of these a-e words can you spell?

grade
He wanted to get good grades in school.
trade
I'll trade you my cards for yours.
bake
Which cakes shall we bake today?
brake
The car had to brake hard.
shake
The earthquake made the ground shake.
game
Some of the team were late for the game.
flame
The flame flickered.
frame
The picture frame is made of silver.
grape
Would you like a grape?
chase
I had to chase my dog through the field.
plate
I accidentally dropped the plate.
skate
My brother can skate.
paste
We mashed the garlic into a paste.
taste
Lemons have a sour taste.
waste
This was a complete waste of time.
brave
His brave actions put his life in jeopardy.
shave
My brother wants to shave all his hair off.
blaze
The firefighters quickly put out the blaze.
graze
My horse likes to graze in the grassy field.

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Learn about these words in Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?

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