The /s l/ sound at the end of a word is usually spelled stle. The letter t is silent.
|castle||The castle was under siege.|
|nestle||The puppy can nestle down in its new bed.|
|bristle||The broom had one broken bristle.|
|thistle||Thistle plants were growing among the corn.|
|gristle||The joint of meat had lots of gristle.|
|whistle||The referee blew his whistle at the end of the game.|
|jostle||To jostle is to push past people using your elbows.|
|bustle||I could barely move for the bustle of the street.|
|wrestle||The policeman will wrestle the burglar to the ground. *|
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Learn about these words in Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exceptions e.g. al, el, ol