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Related Spellzone listsei saying /ay/
ei saying /ay/
ie and ei words: rulebreakers
The spelling rule i before e except after c works MOST of the time but not always. This list shows many of the cei words that DO obey the rule.
|ceiling||She has painted the ceiling dark red.|
|receipt||Pay the bill and ask for a receipt.|
|receive||Did you receive my last letter?|
|deceive||The liar tried to deceive me.|
|conceive||I can't conceive a new idea.|
|perceive||I perceive no other option.|
|deceit||The criminal was a master of deceit.|
|conceited||A conceited man thinks he's the best.|
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Learn about these words in Unit 21. The 'I' before 'e' rule – does it work?