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The /p l/ sound at the end of a word is usually spelled ple.

apple The apple was crisp and ripe.
maple I love pancakes with maple syrup.
staple The photocopier can staple documents together if necessary.
steeple The village church has a tall steeple.
cripple Debt can cripple a country's economy.
ripple A leaf fell into the water, leaving barely a ripple.
tipple My grandmother loves a glass of sherry as her evening tipple.
topple One push might be enough to topple the hierarchy.
ample There are ample funds for the project.
sample The journalist interviewed a sample of those present.
trample Be careful not to trample on the flowers.
example The applicants were asked to bring an example of their work to the interview.
temple Our family worships in a temple.
pimple He had a tiny pimple on his left cheek.
simple The homework was simple to begin with, but grew harder as the year progressed.
crumple He was careful not to crumple his certificate.
rumple The children were warned not to rumple the sheets by jumping on the bed.
couple I asked a couple of friends to help me.
people Some people can wiggle their ears up and down.
purple I wore a purple shirt.

Learn more about these words in Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exceptions e.g. al, el, ol

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maple
staple
steeple
cripple
ripple
tipple
topple
ample
sample
trample
example
temple
pimple
simple
crumple
rumple
couple
people
purple

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