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er and ear words

These words use the letters er or ear to spell the sound /er/.

fern
A fern is a type of plant.
herb
Parsley is my favourite herb.
serve
The waiter came to serve our drinks.
nerve
It takes a lot of nerve to swim with sharks.
swerve
I saw the car swerve to miss the bike.
term
I am hoping to improve my spelling this term.
verse
We wrote one verse of the poem each.
earn
How much do you earn per hour?
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yearn
I yearn for a holiday.
earl
An earl is British nobleman.
pearl
Her ring was a large pearl set in silver.
early
Tom came home early today.
search
The police had a warrant to search the house.

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Learn about these words in Unit 11. Spelling choices for /er/ sound: er, ir, ur, ear + wor

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