Spelling list: au - longer words

These words use the letters au to spell the sound /or/.

autumn The leaves turn to gold in autumn.
auburn Her hair was auburn in color (UK: colour).
auction I'm bidding for a camera in an online auction.
augment I needed to augment my income with a part time job.
caution They approached the dog with caution.
exhaust I'm exhausted after that long run.
laundry I'll sort the laundry into piles.
author Her aim in life was to become a great author.
authority I don't have the authority to answer your question.
authorize American English spelling Please will you sign my form to authorize my trip?
authentic This curry is made in an authentic Indian method.
autograph She got the film star 's autograph.
automatic This email has been sent by our automatic system.
automobile John took his automobile to the garage.
autopilot The captain set the aircraft to autopilot.
audio The audio speaker was turned up too loud.
audible She spoke so softly that she was barely audible.
audience The audience ignored the speaker.
audition The drummer had to audition to join the band.
August It was especially hot this August.

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Learn about these words in Unit 14. Spelling choices for /or/ sound: or, ore, au, aw + war

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