Spelling list: sc words

These words use both s and c to say /s/.

scenery The Rocky Mountains have some fantastic scenery.
scented Kate loves to relax in a hot scented bath.
science Astronomy is the science of the stars.
scientist The scientist worked in a labratory.
scimitar Arab warriors of old fought with scimitars.
scissors Good scissors need to be kept sharp.
ascend To ascend is to go up.
ascent We continued our ascent of the mountain.
descend To descend is to go down.
descent They began their descent at dawn.
crescent The moon was in the shape of a crescent.
fascinate This new game claims it will fascinate teenage players.

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

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