Spelling list: u-e words - set 1

One way of spelling the long /u/ sound is by adding the letter e to the end of the word. You can practise spelling the long u (oo) sound by working through this list of u-e words.

cube A cube has six sides.
tube How many sweets in this tube?
nude There are some nude statues in the museum.
huge Disneyland is a huge theme park.
duke The King's second son was called a duke.
mule A mule is a cross between a horse and a donkey.
fume To fume is to give off smoke or gas.
dune There is a large sand dune by the beach.
tune Play me a tune on your flute.
use Use that shovel to clear the snow.
useful It will be useful to have a good map.
fuse Electric plugs contain a fuse. *
cute That pretty little kitten is so cute.
mute Click the icon to mute the sound.
cure These pills will cure your sickness.
pure The medal is made of pure gold.

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Learn about these words in Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?

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