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More ways to spell short /oo/

All these words have the short oo sound. They are spelled with just the letter u or they end with the ould pattern.

bush
The bush was covered in flowers.
push
We had to push through the crowd.
bull
A male elephant is called a bull.
full
This chocolate eclair is full of cream,.
pull
The sign on the door said pull.
bullet
The gunman fired his last bullet.
butcher
We buy meat at the butcher's shop.
cuckoo
Have you seen the cuckoo clock?
cushion
He was uncomfortable so he sat on a cushion.
pudding
I had a delectable pudding after my tea.
sugar
I added sugar to my tea to sweeten it.

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Learn about these words in Unit 13. Spelling choices for /oo/ sound: oo, ou

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Other lists from Unit 13. Spelling choices for /oo/ sound: oo, ou

The long /oo/ sound
The short /oo/ sound
Long /oo/ spelled oo
Long /oo/ spelled ou
Long /oo/ spelled ui
Long /oo/ spelled u-e
Long /oo/ spelled ew This list contains British English spellings
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