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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.

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