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y in the middle (British)

A few words spell the long /i/ sound with the letter y. Here are some of them.

rhyme
These words all rhyme: time, crime, chime.
style
The victorious team celebrated in style.
type
A fern is a type of plant.
cycle
We all cycle to work.
dynamic
Beth has a very dynamic personality.
hyena
The hyena feeds on dead animals.
hyphen
Do you know how to use a hyphen correctly?
hydrogen
Hydrogen is a highly inflammable gas.
pylon
The wire was strung to a pylon.
python
A python kills its prey by crushing it.
typhoon
Two ships were sunk in the typhoon.
tyrant
The powerful leader was a tyrant.
paralyse British English spelling
In the worst of cases, the poison can paralyse your body.
hygiene
We were taught all about the importance of hygiene when cooking.
psychology
My brother is studying psychology at college.
psychiatry
Psychiatry is the study and treatment of mental illness.
analyse British English spelling
Can you analyse these results for me?

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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
ay words - set 2
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ei words This list contains American English spellings
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