Lesson 8

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Detached forms of the Vowels continued

See if you can spot the two detached forms of the u -little u and big u in this sentence.

....The proud mouse !

Little u is

and big u is


Similarly spot the ae as in Ape and the Ae as in mAt.

Whats this sentence?...

.. A arrow hit the ant.(It was a small arrow) .

So little a is ..

as in Ape and big a is...

... as in Atomic.


Now guess for o as in Only and big au as in autumn.

Whats this phrase ?..

... This autumn only.

The letter for o on its own is..

...and for au on its own is..


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