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In the prefix de the long sound /e/ is spelled with just the letter e.

decent The restaurant serves decent portions.
defeat The team were dismayed by the defeat.
defend The fox will attack a cat to defend her cubs.
degree Valentine worked very hard to obtain her degree.
delete I'll delete some emails to clear space in my folder.
delight Linda screamed with delight when she opened the present.
demand There is a great demand for tickets to the Olympics.
depend I depend on my Mum to drive me to school.
deserve She thought her friend didn't deserve the punishment.

Learn more 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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decent
defeat
defend
degree
delete
delight
demand
depend
deserve

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Other lists from Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?

a-e words - set 1
a-e words - set 2
ai words - set 1
ai words - set 2
ay words - set 1
ay words - set 2
ey words This list contains British English spellings
ei words This list contains American English spellings
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