*** Note: The CDROM is completely interactive. Unfortunately, this Internet demonstration is not interactive.
EXERCISE 4 - Spelling
The word you need to spell has the picture .
Click the picture to hear the pronunciation of the word.
The word is formed from three
sounds. Click a large record player to hear a sound.
Then, find a green letter that has the same sound. Click the matching ? .
If you clicked correctly, then you will see a happy face.
Letter or Letters
(this sound of u is known as short u)
(this sound of i is known as short i)
(this sound of a is known as short a)
(this sound of o is known as short o)
(this sound of e is known as short e)
Example words with short vowel sounds
A word with the short a sound is bat
A word with the short i sound is pig
A word with the short o sound is fox
A word with the short u sound is bug
A word with the short e sound is bed
The letter i often has
the short sound
in one-vowel words where i is in the beginning
of the word, as in the word in,
or between two consonants, as in the word lid.
(c) Anotek, Inc. - Copyright 1996
- Patent Pending
Title: Read and Speak English
(Teaches Reading, Spelling, Pronunciation and Phonics, Vocabulary and Handwriting)
Authors: George N. Balanis, PhD, MBA and Toula Balanis, AA
Publisher: Anotek, Inc.
Circulation: 1 January 2000
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