Spelling list: Words ending in dle

The /d l/ sound at the end of a word is usually spelled dle.

translate:
cradle Each baby was placed in a cradle.
ladle Ladle the soup into a bowl.
doodle The artist was bored so she drew a quick doodle.
noodle I like soya sauce on my noodles.
poodle Her first dog was a poodle.
needle It can be hard to thread a small needle.
paddle It was a beautiful day to paddle in the sea. *
fiddle A violin is sometimes called a fiddle.
middle Central Park is in the middle of New York City.
riddle A riddle is a type of word puzzle.
cuddle My baby sisters enjoy having a cuddle.
muddle Jane was confused and got into a muddle. *
puddle Small children like to stamp in a puddle.
candle Be careful not to burn yourself on the candle.
handle Please handle the flowers carefully.
dwindle The resort's population will dwindle in winter.
swindle To cheat someone over money is to swindle them.
bundle Put that bundle of washing out to dry.
hurdle She cleared every hurdle in great style.
dawdle Please walk faster, don't dawdle.

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Learn about these words in Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exceptions e.g. al, el, ol


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