When the l sound makes an extra syllable after a vowel, it is spelled al or el.
|denial||She was in denial about losing her job.|
|dial||She had to dial the correct telephone number.|
|material||A composite material is made up of different parts.|
|trial||During the trial the villain became a confessor.|
|actual||The actual results were unknown.|
|gradual||Evolution is a term adopted by Darwin to describe the gradual process of change and development of species. *|
|manual||Manual cars are fitted with a clutch pedal.|
|usual||That's not my usual place! *|
|visual||Maths is on our visual timetable. *|
|loyal||David has been a loyal friend for many years.|
|royal||The royal family live in that palace.|
|fuel||This truck's engine runs on diesel fuel.|
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Learn about these words in Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exeptions e.g. al, el, ol