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In a short word after a short vowel, the sounds /f/ /l/ /s/ and /k/ are spelt ff, ll, ss and ck at the end of a word.

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cliff
I saw some people on a cliff. *
sniff
His cold made him sniff a lot.
stiff
After the gym I was stiff. *
stuff
Do not stuff so much food in your mouth.
hiss
A snake can hiss. *
pass
At Netball we pass the ball. *
mess
There is a mess in my closet. *
fuss
I make a fuss when I have to eat cheese. *
well
An efficient machine works well.
tell
Tell me when it is lunchtime. *
mill
To grind pepper, use a pepper mill.
spill
Do not spill your drink. *
will
I will be in France tomorrow. *
back
Wait here until I get back.
pack
Fold your clothes before you pack them.
peck
Parrots peck. *
stick
My dog likes to run after a stick.
sock
There's a hole in the heel of my sock.
stock
I hang up my Christmas stock(ing). *

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