Assonance and different vowel sounds

Liesl Marais
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Grade 4 English language Flashcards on Assonance and different vowel sounds, created by Liesl Marais on 08/12/2018.

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Question Answer
What is assonance? The repetition of vowel sounds in words. (sometimes "y" is considered a vowel)
Where in words can assonance appear? 1. Begining of words (apple, ant, antique) 2. Middle of words (hat, rat, slap) 3. End of words (lie, try, why)
Give examples of words with a short "A" sound cat, rabbit
Give examples of words with a long "A" sound late, snake, pay, cake
Give examples of words with other "A" sounds dare, scare
Give examples of words with a short "E" sound leg, peg
Give examples of words with a long "E" sound me, key, tree
Give examples of words with other "E" sounds threw, flew
Give examples of words with a short "I" sound pink, think
Give examples of words with a long "I" sound nice, hike, kite
Give examples of words with other "I" sounds skirt, shirt
Give examples of words with a short "O" sound hot, dog
Give examples of words with a long "O" sound nose, know
Give examples of words with other "O" sounds noise, toy
Give examples of words with a short "U" sound sun, run
Give examples of words with a long "U" sound use, tune
Give examples of words with other "U" sounds burn, turn
Give examples of words with a short "Y" sound yes, yesterday
Give examples of words with a long "Y" sound dry, sly, cry, dye
Give examples of words with other "Y" sounds lorry