Spelling list: Words with ce in the middle

Before the letter e the sound /s/ can be spelled with the letter c.

cancel I'd like to cancel my appointment.
concern The doctor showed concern for her health.
decent A decent person will show concern for others.
recent In recent years more houses have been built.
innocent He is completely innocent of any crime.
process The process of buying a house can take several months.
parcel The parcel got lost in the mail.
princess The daughter of a King is called a princess.
concentrate It was hard to concentrate with the music playing in the room.
magnificent This painting is a magnificent work of art.
December Christmas is celebrated on the 25th of December.
grocery The village still has a small grocery shop.

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Learn about these words in Unit 20. Soft c: ce, ci, cy

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