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ay words - set 2

On the end of a word the most common way to spell the long /a/ sound is with the letters ay.

away
The cat ran away from the dog.
always
We always do our homework in the evening.
betray
The spy was worried someone would betray her.
dismay
Lily's shriek of dismay caused Ruby to turn around.
display
There was a display of books in the window.
decay
Brush your teeth every day to prevent decay.
delay
The captain informed them there might be a delay.
essay
Have you finished your essay yet?
portray
Does this picture portray a good likeness?
relay
They set a new record for the 400m relay race.
Sunday
We attend church every Sunday.
Monday
I love going to back to work each Monday.
Tuesday
I have a music lesson every Tuesday.
Wednesday
He will be 16 years old on Wednesday.
Thursday
Shall we go out for dinner on Thursday?
Friday
We are going to the football on Friday night.
Saturday
Jack goes to the pub every Saturday.

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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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a-e words - set 2
ai words - set 1
ai words - set 2
ay words - set 1
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