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The Long Vowel Rule (1)
Long Vowel Rule (1): When a word has two vowel, usually the first vowel says its name and the second vowel is silent.
1. Long vowel a words
mail
gain
bake
ape
paint
  gray
nail
main
cake
tape
day
play
pail
pain
lake
ate
hay
pray
rail
rain
make
hate
lay
stay
sail
train
rake
late
may
stray
tail
mane
take
date
pay
tray
came
vane
pale
gate
say
fade
game
wave
sale
bait
way
made
name
save
whale
wait
clay
grade
2. Long vowel e words
sea
seal
fear
beef
wheat
sheep
tea
beam
hear
meek
seem
sleep
reach
team
near
seek
seen
deer
teach
bean
bee
feel
teen
feet
beak
mean
tree
heal
green
meet
weak
heap
free
peel
deep
beet
heal
leap
feed
hear
peep
greet
meal
ear
need
meat
weep
key
real
dear
weed
seat
creep
three
3. Long vowel i words
hide
bike
dime
vine
pie
dive
ride
like
lime
wipe
tie
five
side
hike
time
pipe
fire
hive
tide
file
chime
ripe
hire
cry
wide
mile
dine
rise
tire
dry
bride
pile
fine
wise
wire
fly
glide
tile
line
size
bite
fry
pride
smile
mine
prize
kite
try
slide
while
pine
die
white
sky
4. Long vowel o words
road
coat
hole
rope
stove
grow
load
goat
pole
nose
bow
know
toad
hoe
stole
rose
low
show
oak
toe
home
close
mow
slow
soak
rode
bone
chose
row
snow
foam
joke
cone
hose
tow
throw
roam
poke
tone
note
blow
boast
soap
spoke
stone
vote
crow
roast
boat
smoke
hope
dove
flow
toast
5. Long vowel u words
suite
June
true
new
chew
flew
fruit
tune
use
pew
drew
slew
juice
prune
fuse
crew
grew
stew
cute
blue
dew
knew
screw
mew
flute
clue
few
mule
threw
cube
dune
glue
hew
rule
blew
tube
The Long Vowel Rule (2)
Long Vowel Rule (2): If a word has one vowel and it comes at the end of the word, that word usually has a long vowel sound.
6. Long vowel words that follow Rule 2
he
we
why
lo
yo-yo
Exceptions:
me
by
go
no
be
do
she
my
so
so
hi
to
The Long Vowel Rule (3)
Long Vowel Rule (3): The vowel i and o have the long vowel sound when followed by two or more consonants usually has a long vowel sound.
7. Long vowel words that follow Rule 2
child
mind
light
old
colt
most
bind
blind
night
cold
colt
post
find
grind
right
fold
jolt
roll
hind
high
bright
hold
volt
toll
kind
fight
flight
told
both
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