Study this wordlist Study
Learn using Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check Learn
Spelling Games Play
Listen and Spell test Test
Printable worksheets and activities Print
Handwriting worksheets Write

Study the word list: Unstressed Vowels

Words that have an unstressed vowel which you can t hear unless you say the word differently.

different In Britain, some spellings are different from the USA.
library This library was well conceived.
general A General is an important army officer.
parliament She's standing for election to Parliament.
poisonous Not all snake bites are poisonous.
Centre British English spelling They found themselves in the centre of a storm.
desperate I'm desperate for a long cold drink.
difference Subtract is to take away one number from another; other words include minus or find the difference. *
desperate I'm desperate for a long cold drink.
frightening It was frightening to hear the storm blowing outside. *
separate Can you separate those fighting dogs?
generally It is generally accepted that regular exercise is good for you. *
generous Thank you for your generous donation.
interesting You will see a range of interesting artefacts in a museum. *
library This library was well conceived.
miserable The miserable weather did not stop them enjoying themselves. *
familiar There were familiar faces in the audience. *
jewellery British English spelling The king wore a lot of jewellery.
dictionary Find the meaning of words in the dictionary.
marvellous British English spelling The museum was marvellous. *

This public word list was created by Edinburgh City Libraries

* This sentence was added by a Spellzone user.

'Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check' spelling exercise Learn this spelling list using the 'Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check' activity.

spelling test Test yourself using the 'Listen and Spell' spelling test.

English spelling games Spelling games using the word list: Unstressed Vowels

Worksheets and activities Worksheets and activities using the word list: Unstressed Vowels

Handwriting worksheets Handwriting worksheets using the word list: Unstressed Vowels

Sign up to remove this advert

Remove this advert

Search word lists

Try Spellzone for free

Related Spellzone lists

Clara s words May 7th
Words ending in -ate
Words ending in ary
Words starting with ge

Sign up to remove this advert

"I have just subscribed and look forward to continuing to use Spellzone. I have been really impressed with the program during the trial period and the students gave very positive feedback. Many thanks."
Teacher, International School, Geneva


If you need help logging into your account, or you need more information, we are here to help.


We have updated our cookie policy. We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on Spellzone. Find out more.