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One way of spelling the long /u/ sound is by adding the letter e to the end of the word. You can practice 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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* This sentence was added by a Spellzone user.
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?