Spelling list: Words ending in il

Some words use il to spell the unstressed final syllable.

translate:
anvil The blacksmith worked at the anvil all day.
basil She picked some basil from the garden.
civil You must speak to others in a civil manner.
devil The devil is feared by many people.
evil The evil beast was vanquished. *
fossil She found a fossil of a plant in the rock.
gerbil
lentil
nostril Blood trickled from his nostril. *
pencil Ben chewed the end of his pencil. *
peril
pupil The pupil cried when he saw that school was open. *
stencil
tranquil There was a tranquil feeling in the church. *
utensil
vigil
April It has been very cold this April.

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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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