In these words the short sound /u/ is spelled with the letters ou.
|touch||Do not touch the objects on display.||add to list|
|young||The room was full of young men.||add to list|
|double||Double click to open the document.||add to list|
|trouble||Please take the trouble to get things done well.||add to list|
|couple||Jack and Jill make a lovely couple.||add to list|
|country||China is the country with the most people.||add to list|
|cousin||My young cousin is coming to stay.||add to list|
|courage||I admire her courage.||add to list|
|encourage||You need to encourage people to work to their best. *||add to list|
|flourish||These plants will flourish in full sun.||add to list|
|nourish||Nourish the soil with compost.||add to list|
|rough||The path was rough and rocky.||add to list|
|tough||This meat is far too tough to eat.||add to list|
|enough||A dozen eggs will be enough.||add to list|
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Learn about these words in Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u?