Spelling list: ss words

Double the letter s after a short vowel.

pass I hope I can pass my driving test.
mass There is a mass of weeds in my garden.
press Press on a cut to stop it bleeding.
stress Students can feel stress at exam time.
fuss Don't make a such a fuss about me being late.
hiss A hiss is the sound made by the letter 's'.
miss I will miss you when you go away.
boss The boss said I'd done a great job.
cross Do not cross the road when the light is red.
lass Sometimes a girl is called a lass.
kiss He gave her a good luck kiss.
dress The bride wore a long white dress.
class The school has about 20 children in each class.

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