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The letter y is used to spell the long /i/ sound in these words.

Say the words aloud as you learn them. Can you hear the long vowel sound?

cry The baby started to cry when she was hungry.
spy The spy knew the secret code.
why Why are you crying?
apply He wanted to apply for a new job.
deny She had to deny any involvement in the robbery.
rely You can rely on Brad to be on time.
reply I need a reply by the weekend.
identify I could identify him by his very long hair.
magnify A microscope uses a lens to magnify a slide so we can examine it closely.
multiply The boy struggled to multiply numbers without a calculator.
rhyme Does the poem rhyme?
style I'm going to alter my hair style.
type A popular type of nut is the cashew nut.
cycle I prefer to cycle to work rather than going by bus.
dynamic Beth has a very dynamic personality.
python A python kills its prey by crushing it.

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