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These ie words are made by adding a suffix to words which end in -y. For more on these words, please see Unit 9, Suffixes.

cries She always cries at the end of the film.
cried The man cried when he hurt himself.
ties This agreement ties us up in red tape.
tied The Scout tied the rope in a noose.
spies The detectie spies a criminal.
spied He spied his friend hiding behind the bush.
dries I wash and she dries the dishes.
dried A dried plum is called a prune.
fries Fries are skinnier than chips.
fried We'll have bacon and fried eggs.
replies I got all the replies for my party.
replied Have you replied to that email?

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