Spelling list: After l and r use sion

After the letters l and r the sound sh'n is usually spelled sion.

compulsion She had a compulsion to help others.
convulsion The joke was met with convulsion.
emulsion The room was painted in white emulsion paint. *
expulsion The naughty boy was threatened with expulsion. *
propulsion Rocket propulsion has enabled space travel.
version I'd like to hear your version of events.
conversion The conversion from Dollars to Yen was difficult to make.
diversion They had to drive around the diversion.
excursion The class went out on an excursion. *

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Learn about these words in Unit 28. Word endings: -tion, -cian, -sion

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